The University of Bristol Minorities and Philosophy chapter would like to invite postgraduate students- especially members from underrepresented groups- to submit abstracts (of no more than 1000 words) for our upcoming MAP @ Bristol conference. The conference will be held on June 10, 2016, in the Philosophy Department at the University of Bristol.
The event itself is free for all to attend, with no registration fees. Our theme is ‘Philosophy from Minority Perspectives’ broadly construed. Topics for presentations may include (but are not limited to):
-Philosophy of Gender,
-Philosophy of Race,
-Non Anglo-American philosophies/philosophers, etc.
We ask that submissions be anonymised, with no identifying information in the body of text. They should be submitted by April 15, 2016 at
Partial reimbursements (up to 50% of accommodation costs) for attendees will be available with generous support from The Analysis Trust.
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Rutgers University will sponsor the 2016 Summer Institute for Diversity in Philosophy. This seven-day program is designed to introduce undergraduate students from diverse backgrounds to the various areas of specialization within the discipline of philosophy, give students a better idea of what graduate studies in philosophy is about, and explore various views about what it means to be a professional philosopher. Up to fifteen students will be given the opportunity to interact in formal and informal settings with a group of talented graduate students and distinguished faculty members from a number of universities. In the past, presenters have included prominent faculty from the University of Arizona, Barnard College, Boston College, Bowling Green, Brown, Columbia, Cornell, CUNY, DePaul University, East Carolina University, Fordham University, Georgia State University, Grand Valley State University, Harvard, Howard, Loyola- Marymount, MIT, Michigan State University, Northwestern University, Notre Dame, NYU, Rutgers, San Diego State University, San Jose State University, Spelman, Stanford University, St. Cloud University, SUNY at Stony Brook, Syracuse, Towson University, University of Central Florida, University of Colorado, University of Illinois, University of Maryland, University of Massachusetts- Amherst, University of Memphis, University of Minnesota, UNC-Chapel Hill, University of Oregon, University of Washington-Seattle, Vanderbilt, Vassar College and Yale.
For more information, please contact:
Professor Howard McGary, 2016 Summer Institute for Diversity in Philosophy, Philosophy Department Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, 106 Somerset Street, 5th Floor, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901-4800. Tel.: 848-932-0428; FAX: 732-246-1049; email:firstname.lastname@example.org or Ms. Mercedes Diaz (same address). Tel.: 848-932-9862; FAX: 732-246-1049; email: email@example.com.
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