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CFA: Dominating Speech at UConn

Update: Registration is now open for this workshop. Please register at http://injustice.philosophy.uconn.edu [1]. Registration will close on November 14th.

Conference at UConn
November 21-23, 2014

Ishani Maitra (Michigan)
Jason Stanley (Yale)

The Injustice League in the Philosophy Department at the University of Connecticut seeks abstracts on topics related to the conference theme. Suggested topics include: hate speech, slurs, propaganda, slut-shaming, bragging, and gossip.

Philosophical work from a variety of subfields, including: ethics, political philosophy, social philosophy, philosophy of language, epistemology (e.g. epistemic injustice), feminist philosophy, philosophy of law, philosophy of race, and queer theory are welcomed.

Please send abstracts of 750 – 1000 words, prepared for blind-review, to project assistant, alycia.laguardia (at) uconn.edu by September 22nd, 2014. Please put “DS Submission” in the subject line of the email. Decisions will be made by the end of September.

If you have any questions pertaining to the conference, please email: Suzy.Killmister (at) uconn.edu

Papers resulting from the conference will be strongly considered for publication in a special issue of Social Theory and Practice focused on the conference theme, guest edited by Hallie Liberto.