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Call for Papers - Western Canadian Philosophical Association


Call for Papers 

*Deadline Extended to July 15*

The 56thannual meeting of the 

Western Canadian Philosophical Association

in conjunction with the 4thannual meeting of the

Canadian Society for Environmental Philosophy/ Société Canadienne de Philosophie Environnementale

will be held October 25th-27that the University of Lethbridge 

in Lethbridge, Alberta

Keynote Speaker:

Andrew Light

(George Mason University)


Submissions of papers from all areas of philosophy are welcome. Papers should be no more than 4,000 words (excluding notes), presentable in 25-30 minutes to allow for commentary and discussion, and prepared for anonymous review. The extended submission deadline is JULY 15th 2019.

Please submit papers in electronic form (PDF) and a brief abstract (no more than 150 words) via EasyChair:

Proposals for panels or symposia are also welcome. Please submit the proposed title of the symposium as well as a collection of abstracts in electronic form (PDF), and a brief abstract (no more than 150 words) indicating that you are proposing a panel/symposium via EasyChair (in the same way as you would submit a paper). Symposia are allotted 2 hours.

Colloquium papers and panels/symposia on environmental topics may be submitted for presentation either on the WCPA main program or the program of the CSEP/SCPE, but will automatically be considered for presentation on both programs. Please indicate if you are submitting with the CSEP/SPCE in mind at the top of your abstract.

Both the WCPA and CSEP will be awarding a Student Essay Prize, so if you are a student, please indicate this.

For more information, and a link to the EasyChair submission page, please visit:

A keynote for CSEP may be announced at a later date

 March 22, 2019