Call for papers

posted Jul 29, 2011, 9:00 AM by John Doe   [ updated Sep 24, 2012, 6:20 PM by Unknown user ]

The Undergraduate Philosophy Conference at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is pleased to announce that the Polymath, a scholarly journal run by the College of Arts and Sciences at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, has agreed to publish some, but not all, of the papers featured at the Undergraduate Philosophy Conference. Those papers that will be published in the Polymath will all be peer-reviewed.

Please visit our website for further information and updates about our conference:

Keynote Speaker:

Professor Eric Brown from the Washington University

The Department of Philosophy and Phi Sigma Tau (Illinois Pi Chapter) of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville are pleased to announce that they will be hosting the 6th Annual Undergraduate Philosophy Conference, November 4th-5th, 2011. All undergraduate students are encouraged to submit papers on any topic of philosophical interest.

Submission Deadline: September 30th, 2011

Submission Guidelines:

• Papers should be 12-15 pages in length (20-25 minutes presentation time).

• All personally identifying information should be removed from the body of the paper.

• A cover sheet including your name and contact information should be attached separately.

• Electronic submissions only; they should be emailed to: (Subject Line: "Undergraduate Conference Submission")

• For compatibility reasons, please be sure to save the files in .rtf or .doc

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Dr. Bryan Lueck at