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Philosophy Graduate Conference - EXTENDED

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The 9th Annual University of Calgary Philosophy Graduate Conference “Trusting Relationships Between Science and the Public: Locating Problems and Generating Solutions” will be held April 30 – May 1, 2020 in Calgary, Alberta. The keynote speaker is Naomi Scheman, Professor of Philosophy and Gender, Women's and Sexuality Studies at the University of Minnesota.

The central question of this conference will be “How can we constructively criticize science from a variety of perspectives, without further damaging public trust in science?”

The deadline for submissions has been extended to February 29, 2020. Paper topics may include but are not limited to:

  • general philosophy of science
  • trust and criticism of science
  • feminist philosophy of science
  • indigenous criticisms of science
  • intersectional criticisms of science
  • social epistemology
  • environmental ethics

Organizers especially encourage submissions from members of marginalized groups. Submissions of papers of up to 3000 words (not including abstract or bibliography, but including footnotes/endnotes), prepared for blind review and suitable for a 20-minute presentation should be submitted to

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