LSU ‘Mardi Gras’ Philosophy Conference

Nov 19, 2009 by

Call for Papers

We are pleased to announce:

The 2nd Annual LSU ‘Mardi Gras’ Philosophy Conference:

Louisiana State University

Baton Rouge, Louisiana

February 19-20th, 2010

Keynote Speakers:

Dr. Edward Casey, SUNY Stony Brook

“A Matter of Edge: Border vs. Boundary at La Frontera.”

Dr. David Wood, Vanderbilt University

“Can Art Save the Earth?”

This conference is open to all undergraduates and graduates. However, we will be looking for graduate-level work and only the best papers will be selected for presentation. This conference is open to any topic, but creative philosophical work in encouraged.

Please submit papers intended for 30 minutes of presentation/questions (do not exceed 15 pages). Send papers as an attachment in Word, but remove your name to facilitate blind review. Include name, paper title, university affiliation, level of education and contact information (phone and email) in your email. Please email papers to by December 15th.

This conference was funded by PSIF and the LSU Philosophy Department. It is organized by the graduate students in the Philosophy Department, at LSU.

Please contact the Graduate Advisory Committee with any questions: Andrew Johnson; Megan Lann; or Gary Williams

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