Call for papers

CALL FOR PAPERS SIFA 2014

Italian Society for Analytic Philosophy (SIFA)
University of L’Aquila, Department of Human Sciences

FILOSOFIA, ANALISI, IMPEGNO PUBBLICO
PHILOSOPHY, ANALYSIS AND PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT

Eleventh National Conference of the Italian Society for Analytic Philosophy (SIFA)

L’Aquila, 3-5 September 2014

www.sifa.unige.it/sifa2014

The main purpose of the eleventh International Conference of the Italian Society for Analytic Philosophy (SIFA) is to show that philosophy can provide the conceptual tools to answer public and social challenges. Along with this main goal, there will be space for papers in any area of analytic philosophy. The Conference will be held in L’Aquila, September 3-5, 2014. We invite submissions on areas such as, but not limited to:

Philosophy of language, Metaphysics, Epistemology, Ethics and metaethics, Philosophy of science, Philosophy of logic, Philosophy of mathematics, Philosophy of law, Political philosophy, Philosophy of mind, Aesthetics, Philosophy of religion, History of philosophy, History of science.

VENUE
University of L’Aquila
Department of Human Sciences
Viale Nizza, 14 – 67100 L’Aquila

INVITED SPEAKERS
Maria Baghramian (University College Dublin)
Helen Beebee (University of Manchester
Ian Carter (University of Pavia)
Jerome Dokic (Jean Nicod, Paris)
Sònia Roca Royes (University of Stirling) – SIFA Young Lecture
Beate Roessler (University of Amsterdam)

SUBMISSIONS
Contributors will have 40 minutes, ideally divided into 30 minutes of exposition and 10 minutes of discussion. The languages of the conference are English and Italian. Those wishing to make a presentation should submit:
A short abstract (about 200 words)
A long abstract (1000-1500 words)
Long abstract should be thoroughly prepared for blind refereeing, with any and all revealing references to the author removed, including personal acknowledgments.
Both short and long abstracts should be submitted electronically using the EasyChair submission page at:

www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=sifa2014

The creation of an EasyChair account will be required. For any problems, please refer to the conference webpage:

www.sifa.unige.it/sifa2014

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: April 15, 2014
Abstracts will be subject to double blind refereeing and acceptance will be notified by May 15, 2014.

REGISTRATION
Participation in the conference is subject to a registration fee and to the payment of the SIFA membership.
If paid BEFORE July 1, 2014:
50 (conference fee) + 50 euros (SIFA): permanent faculty
30 (conference fee) + 25 (SIFA) euros: others
If paid AFTER July 1, 2014:
80 (conference fee) + 50 (SIFA) euros: permanent faculty
50 (conference fee) + 25 (SIFA) euros: others
Early registration will be open on May 1, 2014 at the SIFA website: www.sifa.unige.it/sifa2014

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE
Simone Gozzano (SIFA President), Cristina Amoretti, Carla Bagnoli, Massimiliano Carrara, Mario De Caro, Massimo Dell’Utri, Michele Di Francesco, Francesca Ervas, Cristina Meini, Chiara Testino.

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
Simone Gozzano (SIFA President)

IMPORTANT DATES
Deadline for submissions: April 15, 2014
Registration opens: May 1, 2014
Notifications of acceptance: May 15, 2014
Deadline for early registration: July 1, 2014
Conference dates: September 3-5, 2014

INFO

For further information, please contact sifa2014aquila@gmail.com

SPONSORS

Carispaq – Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio della Provincia dell’Aquila
University of L’Aquila