Submission Deadline: August 1, 2014
The second annual Austin Graduate Ethics and Normativity Talks (AGENT) will take place on October 10-11, 2014 at the University of Texas at Austin. Professor Ruth Chang (Rutgers) will give this year’s keynote address.
Submissions of high-quality papers from graduate students in any area of philosophy related to normativity and value theory broadly construed, including but not limited to: Aesthetics, Applied Ethics, Feminist Philosophy, History of Ethics, Political/legal Philosophy, Philosophy of Gender, Philosophy of Race, Philosophy & Disability, Normative Ethics, Metaethics are welcomed.
In addition, papers addressing normativity from traditionally “non-normative” subfields such as Epistemology, Metaphysics, Language, Philosophy of Mathematics, Philosophy of Mind and Philosophy of Science are also welcomed.
Submissions in underrepresented areas of philosophy, and from authors from underrepresented backgrounds are especially encouraged.
All submissions must be prepared for blind review. Please submit the following two documents (in .pdf, .docx, .doc, or .rtf format) toutagentconference (at) gmail.com with the subject ‘AGENT 2014 submission’. Please use your paper title as the document’s name (e.g., InterestingPaper.pdf). In addition, please include a cover letter with:
1. Paper Title
2. Author’s Name
3. Author’s institution
4. Author’s email
5. Paper Word Count (≤ 4000 words)
6. Abstract (≤ 300 words)