The GPPC Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

Sponsored by the GPPC, Drexel University College of Arts & Sciences and Department of English & Philosophy:

The GPPC Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

Saturday, April 11, 2015
8:30am to 5:30pm
Paul Peck Alumni Center
3201 Market Street
Philadelphia PA, 19104

Undergraduates are invited to submit philosophical essays on any topic, of approximately 2,000-2,500 words (8-10 pages, double-spaced), suitable for a twenty minute presentation to be followed by commentary and discussion. Papers must be prepared for blind review. Reviewers will include Philosophy faculty and undergraduate Philosophy majors.

Papers accepted for presentation and comments will be published in freshphilosophy, the Greater Philadelphia Philosophy Consortium’s new undergraduate philosophy journal.

The deadline for submissions is Sunday, February 15, 2015. Please send submissions in .doc or .rtf format by email attachment to Dr. Peter Amato at Notification of accepted papers will be sent by Monday, March 16, 2015.

Commentators wanted! Commentators will have ten minutes to present remarks following each paper. If you are interested in being a commentator let us know, whether or not you submit a paper.

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