Metaethicists, mark your calendars: the 12th Annual will be held in beautiful Madison, Wisconsin, on Sept 18-20, 2015.
Registration for the workshop is free. To register, simply send an email indicating your desire to attend to its organizer, Russ Shafer-Landau (firstname.lastname@example.org). Those who register will receive periodic updates about the workshop.
Samba Brazilian Grill. Samba is located at 240 W. Gilman Street, about 5 blocks from the Pyle Center. All workshop attendees are invited. Please email Russ Shafer-Landau (email@example.com) by Sept. 15th to register, and please include your preference for the vegetarian option or the one that includes meat. The vegetarian menu includes a wide variety of salads, grilled vegetables, vegetarian appetizers and cheeses. The meat option includes the vegetarian menu, plus a selection of five grilled meats. The cost is $40/person for those who prefer the meat option, and $25 for vegetarians. Tax and tip are included in the price; drinks are not. There will be a cash bar available. The restaurant kindly requests that you pay at the dinner with cash only. (There are ATMs along the route to the restaurant, and an ATM in the restaurant itself.)
Madison is serviced by the Dane County/Madison Airport (airport code:
MSN). Travel time from the airport to the hotels and the Pyle Center
is 10-15 minutes; cab fare will be about $15.
Workshop attendees are eligible for a special workshop rate at the following hotels. When booking a room, you must mention that you are attending the Metaethics Workshop to qualify for the special rate, and must make reservations prior to August 15th in order to obtain this rate. The Lowell Center and Campus Inn are a half block from the Pyle Center.
The rate is $139 per night (exclusive of hotel tax of 14.5%) for one or two persons. Free breakfast and afternoon hors d’oeuvres are included, as is free parking and free taxi service to and from the Madison airport (call ahead to arrange for cab service). The Group Name is Metaethics; The Group Reservation Code is 142193. On-line reservations can be made here.
The Metaethics Workshop will take place in Room 325/6 of the Pyle Center at the University of Wisconsin. The Pyle Center is located at the heart of the UW campus, within a minute’s walk of Lake Mendota, the Memorial Union, and State Street shops and restaurants. The Pyle Center can be easily found on the campus firstname.lastname@example.org). Deadline: March 1, 2015. Word limit: 12,000 words, inclusive of notes and references. The winner will be selected by a panel of experts in the field and will receive a $10,000 prize. The winner will present the paper at the Workshop and will have his or her paper included in Oxford Studies in Metaethics. Full details of the prize competition can be found here.
Many thanks to UW-Madison's College of Letters & Sciences for generous funding to support the workshop.