Call for Papers: Western Canadian Philosophical Association 2017

Call for Papers ***Extended deadline***

Western Canadian Philosophical Association 2017

54th Annual Meeting October 13-15, University of Regina


in conjunction with the


2nd Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society for Environmental Philosophy /
Société Canadienne de Philosophie Environnementale


Keynote Speaker:

Jennifer Lackey

Wayne and Elizabeth Jones Professor of Philosophy,
Northwestern University

Submissions of colloquium papers from all areas of philosophy are welcome. Colloquium papers should be no more than 4,000 words (text), presentable in 25-30 minutes to allow for commentary and discussion, and prepared for anonymous review.

Please submit papers as electronic attachments (.docx, .doc, .rtf, .txt, or .pdf) to an email providing your name, e-mail address, academic affiliation (if any), and a brief abstract (no more than 150 words). The WCPA and CSEP/SCPE will each be awarding a Student Essay Prize, so if you are a student, please indicate this in the body of your e-mail.

Proposals for panels or symposia are also welcome. Please submit the proposed title, abstracts of presentations, and names of all participants.

Please send submissions to by July 31, 2017

Conference information can be found at

This conference will prioritize accessibility. Conference rooms are wheelchair-accessible, and information about wheelchair-accessible parking, transportation, and accommodations will be available by the time of participant notifications. Participants will be asked to use microphones for presentations and for discussion periods. For more preliminary details about accessibility, please see the full Call for Papers at If you have any questions about accessibility, please contact conference co-organizer Anna Mudde:

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