Call for Abstracts

Society for Asian and Comparative Philosophy
50th Annual Conference
June 8-11th, 2018

Hosted by Pedagogical University of Cracow, Kraków, Poland

Co-organizers: National Museum in Krakow and Institute of the Middle and Far East of Jagiellonian University

The conference theme, Power and Creativity, is designed to invite a broad range of scholarly discussions related to Asian and Non-Western traditions, as well as cross-cultural philosophical analysis. The SACP board especially welcomes proposals addressing power and creativity. Those who wish to participate are encouraged to submit abstracts and presentations on topics that correspond to their special areas of interest so long as they engage in some way with Asian and/or Comparative philosophies.

Submit your abstract by February 10, 2018 (extended deadline!)

Announcement of the acceptance: by March 15, 2018

Registration deadline:
  • Early conference registration deadline: March 31, 2018
  • Late conference registration deadline: May 15, 2018

Jin Y. Park, American University Washington DC (SACP President 2018-2019)
Bryan van Norden, Yale-NUS College (Vice President)
Geoffrey Ashton,
University of San Francisco, CA (Treasurer)
Marzenna Jakubczak,
Pedagogical University of Cracow (Secretary)
Peter D. Hershock, East-West Center Honolulu, HI (Board Member)
Amy Donahue,
Kennesaw State University Kennesaw, GA (Board Member)
Haiming Wen,
Rennin University Beijing (Board Member)


Marzenna Jakubczak (chief coordinatior), Beata Romanowicz, Krzysztof Jakubczak, Jakub Figuła, Jakub Gomułka, Szymon Bogacz, Joanna Gruszewska, Katarzyna Gurczyńska-Sady, Arkadiusz Gut, Michał A. Haraburda, Kamil Nowak, Michał Piekarz, Piotr Płaneta, Dawid Rogacz, Agnieszka Rostalska, Paweł Sajdek, Jarosław Zapart