2018 PHILOsurfer Convergence

*Call for Papers*

 

 

2018 PHILOsurfer Convergence

Hotel Indigo, Del Mar, California

April 19 - 21, 2018

 

 

Keynote Speakers:

William Finnegan (The New Yorker Staff Writer and Pulitzer Prize winning author of Barbarian  Days: A Surfing Life)

Dr. Casey O'Callaghan (Washington University)

 

Topic Areas: Open, but papers addressing philosophical issues in surfing are encouraged.

 

Details:

The PHILOsurfer Convergence is an annual conference that aims to bring together philosophy professors and graduate students whose passion for philosophy is matched by a passion for surfing.  This year's Convergence will provide opportunities for the philosopher/surfer to present a paper, socialize, and surf with like-minded individuals at the many breaks in and around the Orange County/San Diego area.  The event is limited to twenty-five participants. 

 

If you would like to attend and/or present a paper at the 2018 Convergence, please send an email to the conference organizers, Dr. Patrick Findler (patrick.findler@kpu.ca) or Dr. Colin Ruloff (colin.ruloff@kpu.ca)

 

Host Institution: Department of Philosophy, Kwantlen Polytechnic University