Category Archives: Conferences

CFA: Emotions: Rationality, Morality and Social Understanding

Call for Abstracts: Emotions: Rationality, Morality and Social Understanding | 7-9 September, Tartu (Estonia) Emotions are complex mental states that have important behavioural, experiential, cognitive and social aspects. This interdisciplinary conference focuses upon the nature of emotions, the relationship of emotions to morality and to social understanding. The first set of questions concerns the nature of emotions. What

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Estonian Annual Philosophy Conference 2017

Facts, Disputes, and Arguments in the Age of “Post-Truth” 11th -13th May 2017 at Kääriku “Post-truth” was the Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2016. According to some authors, post-truth is a useful concept to understand some of the most recent political events. But what does post-truth mean? Is it really such a useful concept as

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CFP: Feminism, Phenomenology and Genealogy

CFP: Feminism, Phenomenology, and Genealogy | Nordic Summer University | Saulkrasti, Latvia, 26 July – 2 August 2017 Keynote speakers: Sigridur Thorgeirsdottir, Professor of Philosophy at the University of Iceland, specialising in feminist philosophy, the philosophy of Nietzsche, and the philosophy of nature and embodiment. Cecilia Malmström Olsson, PhD at Lund University in Literature, with the special

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University of Tartu Graduate Conference: The Epistemology of Disagreement

CFP: The Epistemology of Disagreement On the 25th and 26th March 2017 the Department of Philosophy at the University of Tartu will host a graduate conference on the epistemology of disagreement. The keynote speaker will be Jonathan Matheson (University of North Florida). The aim of the conference is to bring together MA and PhD level students who

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CFP Feminist Philosophy: Ethics

CfP Feminist philosophy: Ethics | Orivesi, Finland, 24-31 July 2016 Abstract deadline: May 13th Invited keynote speakers: Elizabeth Povinelli, Franz Boas Professor of Anthropology and Gender Studies at Columbia  University, US. Robert Pfaller, Professor of Philosophy and Cultural Theory at the University of Art and Industrial Design in Linz, Austria. Following the inaugural symposium on feminism and the

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CFP: Feminist Philosophy: Time and History

Nordic Summer University | Umeå Center for Gender Studies | Department of historical, philosophical, and religious studies | Umeå University | March 15-17, 2016 Abstract deadline: 7th of December. Invited speakers: * Tuija Pulkkinen (Academy professor at the Department of philosophy, history and culture, Helsinki University) * Kristina Fjelkestam (Associate professor in gender studies, Stockholm University) * Claudia Lindén (Associate professor in literature, Södertörn University) * Sara Edenheim (Docent in

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XI Annual Estonian Philosophy Conference: Philosophical Landscapes

XI Annual Estonian Philosophy Conference: Philosophical Landscapes Venue: Tallinn University, A-222 (Auditorium of Europe, Astra building, 29 Narva road). Dates: 8–9 May, 2015. Organizer: Department of Philosophy, Tallinn University. For the full program of the conference click HERE.

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CFP: EFAK XI: Philosophical Landscapes

EFAK XI: Philosophical Landscapes Tallinn University, May 8-9, 2015 EFAK XI, the Eleventh Annual Estonian Philosophy Conference, will take place in Tallinn, from 8 to 9 of May, 2015, organized by the Department of Philosophy, Tallinn University. This year’s topic is philosophical landscapes. Philosophical landscapes are distinct landscapes of historical experience. Although such landscapes can

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CFP: Nordic and Baltic Symposium on Love at Göteborg University

Exploring Affect: Love 27ŧh February – 1st March, 2015 | Göteborg University Exploring Affect, a study circle in the independent intellectual organization Nordic Summer University, invites scholars, students, artists and activists to an interdisciplinary symposium on love at Göteborg University from 27th of February to 1st of March in 2015. Invited speakers are Tove Pettersen, professor of philosophy at

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The Tenth Annual Estonian Philosophy Conference (EFAK X): DISAGREEMENTS

EFAK X: DISAGREEMENTS Tartu, September 25-27, 2014 EFAK X, the Tenth Annual Estonian Philosophy Conference, will take place in Tartu, from September 25 to September 27, 2014, organized by the Institute of Philosophy and Semiotics of the University of Tartu. This year’s topic is “disagreements”. Confirmed Keynote Speaker: Prof. Esa Diaz Leon (University of Manitoba/University

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