Category Archives: Conferences

Call for Papers: Politics without Borders: A cross-disciplinary exploration of the challenges facing a globalised world

Students and young researchers associated with BALPHIN are invited to participate in the second annual Nottingham Postgraduate Conference Politics without Borders: A cross-disciplinary exploration of the challenges facing a globalized world on 12 June 2014 ,Engineering and Sciences Learning Center, University Park, University of Nottingham The School of Politics and International Relations is hosting an

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CFP: Culture, Values and Justice (Vaasa, Finland)

Call for Papers | International and Interdisciplinary Conference | Topic: Culture, Values and Justice Dates: May 21-23, 2014 Venue: University of Vaasa, Finland Abstract: 150 words | August 10,2013 Selected papers will be published (subject to editorial review). Email to: chandanachak@gmail.com. Date of proposal acceptance: Week after the proposal is submitted. Web Address: click here. Sponsored by the University

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Conference: Empathy in context, 11-12 Oct 2012, Copenhagen

Please note the conference “Emphathy in context”, held in the Center for Subjectivity Research (Copenhagen, 11-12 October 2012). For more info go HERE. The conference is free and open to all, including students. Welcome!

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CFP: Has feminist philosophy changed philosophy?

Call for Papers: Has feminist philosophy changed philosophy? Conference of the Nordic Network for Women in Philosophy at the University of Iceland (in cooperation with the Institute of Philosophy and EDDA – Center of Excellence), September 7 and 8, 2012. Feminist philosophy has emerged in the last decades as a vibrant field within Western philosophy. It has resulted in

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CFP: International Relations in Perspective: Sovereignty, Security, and Human Rights (Kaunas, 27th April)

Association Society Without Borders and Vytautas Magnus University warmly invites postgraduate students and young researchers to the International Relations, International Law, and Politics conference International Relations in Perspective: Sovereignty, Security, and Human Rights organised by Association Society Without Borders in partnership with Vytautas Magnus University. The purpose of the conference is to foster collaboration and

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CFP: What is empathy and what do we need it for? (Södertörn University, 16-18 Aug 2012)

The call for abstracts to the International Conference “What is empathy and what do we need it for?“ at one of the Balphin partner universities. Keynote speakers: Lou Agosta, University of Chicago Thomas Fuchs, University of Heidelberg Jodi Halpern, University of California Berkeley Matthew Ratcliffe, Durham University Jan Slaby, Freie Universität Berlin At Södertörn University August 16-18, 2012,

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Symposium: Socrates, Wittgenstein, Freud and the Liberating Power of Philosophy (22nd of Nov, Helsinki)

How philosophers search for truth without finding it, and what the search is good for Socrates, Wittgenstein, Freud and the liberating power of philosophy. A public symposium with Prof. James Conant (University of Chicago) and Prof. Mladen Dolar (University of Ljubljana / Jan van Eyck Academy, Maastricht) at the University of Helsinki on November 22nd, 2011,

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CFP: Models and Simulations 5 (Helsinki, 14-16 June 2012)

Call for papers:MODELS AND SIMULATIONS 5, Helsinki, 14-16 June 2012. The Finnish Centre of Excellence in the Philosophy of the Social Sciences is delighted to host the 5th Models and Simulations (MS5) conference in Helsinki. Conference website: http://www.helsinki.fi/ms5 The previous MS meetings have taken place in Paris, Tilburg, Charlottesville, and Toronto. As before, the overall theme

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CFP: Religious Experience and Tradition (Kaunas, Lithuania)

Call for Papers: International interdisciplinary scientific conference Religious Experience and Tradition, Kaunas, Lithuania, May 11-12, 2012. During the last century, religious experience has been studied extensively from different points of view, such as: the revitalization of religion; New Age movements; new social roles of religion; the place of different religions in society; neurosciences; ecumenism; (re)secularization as a part of modernization; religions

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CFP: Rethinking the Self: Transnational and Transdisciplinary Bioethical and Biopolitical Concerns (Helsinki 10-12 April 2012)

International symposium at the Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, University of Helsinki, Finland, 10-12 April 2012. Keynote speakers include: Prof. Beverley Skeggs, Goldsmiths, University of London, UK Dr. Jenny Slatman, Maastricht University, the Netherlands. This international and interdisciplinary symposium addresses how cultural, medical and political understandings of the self are shifting and changing in contemporary societies. It explores how

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