This is the web page for the Georgia Philosophical Society, which holds meetings consisting of paper presentations and socializing in the spring and fall. All are welcome!


Georgia Philosophical Society Annual Meeting: Saturday, January 6, 2018, Savannah Conference Center, Savannah, GA (meeting in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Eastern APA, January 3-6). 3000 words. Submission deadline: SUNDAY, July 23, 2017.

Conference Theme: Identity and Other Questions that Matter

Papers are invited in any area of philosophy, but ones dealing with the theme of identity and/or what Charles Taylor has called the background “conditions of significance”[1] that enable and deepen self-identity are especially encouraged. Submissions from graduate students are welcome. Please send papers, prepared for blind review, to: robert.h.scott@ung.edu

If you are interested and willing to provide a commentary response to a paper at the conference, please send your name and general areas of interest to robert.h.scott@ung.edu.

The Georgia Philosophical Society values and welcomes diversity in its membership, its conference presenters and attendees, and the subject matter of its presentations. The Society encourages participation in all of its activities by as diverse a group of faculty and students as possible.

Conference address: Savannah Conference Center, 1 International Dr., Savannah, GA 31402

[1] Charles Taylor, Ethics of Authenticity, Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press, 1991, p. 40.                                


The current officers are:

Past programs are here.

The organization's Constitution is here.

Nathan Nobis2,
Mar 25, 2010, 10:42 AM