Western Canadian Philosophical Association

52nd Annual Meeting


Hosted by the

Department of Philosophy,

University of Saskatchewan


October 2-4, 2015


Keynote Speaker:


Eva Dadlez

University of Central Oklahoma

Dr. Dadlez writes on issues at the intersection of aesthetics, ethics and epistemology and is author of What's Hecuba to Him? Fictional Events and Actual Emotions (1997) and Mirrors to One Another: Emotion and Value in Jane Austen and David Hume (2009).


Call for Papers

Submissions on the conference theme of Moving Images: Art, Emotion, and Value are especially encouraged, though papers on any topic in philosophy are welcome.


Electronic submissions only, in .rtf, .doc, or .pdf anonymized for refereeing. Maximum 3,500 words (presentable in 25-30 minutes).  Please include a short abstract (less than 75 words) as well as your name, email address, and academic affiliation (if applicable).


Deadline Extended:

Email submissions to wcpa.2015@usask.ca by July 1, 2015 July 15, 2015


To be eligible for the student prize, mention student status.


If you are interested in commenting on a paper, please contact wcpa.2015@usask.ca


Symposia and Author-Meets-Critic Sessions


Proposals for symposia and book sessions are welcome. Please include an outline of the topic or the book title, as well as the names and email addresses of participants. Participants must be committed to coming if the proposal is accepted.


Email proposals to wcpa.2015@usask.ca by July 15, 2015.

[University of Saskatchewan]