Welcome to SEP

This is the online home of the Society for European Philosophy: the society for continental philosophy in the UK. Find out more on the About page.

The primary activity of SEP is its annual conference, run in partnership with the Forum for European Philosophy.

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SEP-FEP 2019 at Royal Holloway: Registration open

Registration is open for this year’s SEP-FEP conference at Royal Holloway University of London.

Please see the conference website for full conference information, including a draft conference programme, accommodation options, how to apply for bursaries, and more.

Dates: Aug. 27-29, 2019

Plenary Speakers:

Adrian Johnston (University of New Mexico)

Alison Stone (Lancaster University)

SEP-FEP 2019 (Royal Holloway): Call for Papers

2019 SEP-FEP Joint Annual Conference CFP

Royal Holloway, University of London

27th-29th August 2019

The Society for European Philosophy is delighted to announce its annual conference for 2019. The conference will be run jointly with the Forum for European Philosophy and will be hosted by Royal Holloway, University of London.

Plenary Speakers:

Adrian Johnston (University of New Mexico)

Alison Stone (Lancaster University)


The SEP-FEP conference is the largest annual event in Europe that aims to bring together researchers, teachers, and students from different disciplines, interested in all areas of contemporary European philosophy.

Abstract proposals for papers and panels are invited in all areas of European philosophy. Proposals from academics, graduate students and independent scholars are all welcome.


Submission Instructions:

Abstract proposals for individual papers should be no more than 250-300 words and include author and institutional affiliation.

Panel proposals should include a brief panel description of no more than 100 words, with participant names and institutional affiliations, and a 250-300 word abstract for each paper within the panel. Submissions can be sent to: sepfep2019@gmail.com

The deadline for submission is 12th April 2019.