CFP: The Canadian Society for Environmental Philosophy/ Société Canadienne de Philosophie Environnementale 2nd Annual meeting


The Canadian Society for Environmental Philosophy/
Société canadienne de philosophie environnementale
2nd Annual meeting

in conjunction with

The Western Canadian Philosophical Association 54th Annual Meeting

October 13-15, 2017 at the University of Regina




Submissions requested on Canadian and global environmental issues in all their philosophical dimensions; including (but not limited to) aesthetic, ethical, metaphysical, ontological, phenomenological, social/political, scientific, and spiritual.

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 blind review. Proposals for panels or symposia in all areas of environmental philosophy are also welcome. Please submit the proposed title, abstracts of presentations, and names of all participants.

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

Colloquium papers and panels/symposia on environmental topics may be submitted for presentation either on the program of the CSEP/SCPE or the WCPA main program, but will automatically be considered for presentation on both programs.

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 the WCPA conference co-organizer Anna Mudde: