Announcement of REF 2021 Sub-panel members

The SEP Executive Committee is pleased to relay that Dr Beth Lord, former Chair and current Executive Committee member of SEP, is among the members of the Philosophy Sub-panel of assessors announced for REF2021. (For the full panel membership see here: http://www.ref.ac.uk/about/membership/)

Professor Peter Osborne, one of the founder members of SEP, is also a Sub-panel member, and will contribute to the drawing up of the assessment criteria.

SEP was one of many UK bodies invited to propose Sub-panel members.

Stella Sandford

Chair, SEP

Reminder and update: SEP-FEP 2018

Please find below a final reminder about the upcoming deadline for abstracts for this year’s SEP-FEP conference. Please also note a change to the keynote speakers.

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 2018 SEP-FEP Joint Annual Conference CFP

 University of Essex

 18-20 June 2018

 The Society for European Philosophy is delighted to announce its annual conference for 2018. The conference will be run jointly with the Forum for European Philosophy and hosted at The University of Essex.

 Plenary Speakers (updated):

 Bonnie Honig (Brown University)

 Christoph Menke (Goethe-Universität Frankfurt)

 Roundtable Discussion on the work of Peter Dews (speakers TBC)

 

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: sepfep2018@gmail.com

  The deadline for submission is 30th March 2018.

 

 

SEP-FEP 2018 Call for Papers

2018 SEP-FEP Joint Annual Conference CFP

University of Essex

18-20 June 2018

The Society for European Philosophy is delighted to announce its annual conference for 2018. The conference will be run jointly with the Forum for European Philosophy and hosted at The University of Essex.

 

Plenary Speakers:

Keith Ansell-Pearson (University of Warwick)

Bonnie Honig (Brown University)

Christophe Menke (Goethe-Universität Frankfurt)

 

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: sepfep2018@gmail.com

The deadline for submission is 30th March 2018.

SEP’s new Executive Committee and 2018 conference venue

Thanks to everyone who attended SEP-FEP 2017 in Winchester. It was a terrific event!

At our annual meeting, elections were held for the Executive Committee and for the Society’s four posts. We welcome Stella Sandford to the role of SEP Chair for a three-year term. Jonathan Clark takes on the role of Treasurer, and Henry Somers-Hall becomes Secretary. Beth Lord and Hannah Wallenfels share the role of Communications Officer. The full Executive Committee is listed on the About page.

SEP-FEP 2018 will be held at the University of Essex. Further announcements coming soon!

SEP-FEP 2017 Abstracts Booklet and other info

The SEP-FEP 2017 (4-6 September at the University of Winchester) will be taking place in a little over a week.

I am including here links to the abstracts booklet, final schedule, delegate information pack and official Facebook event.

To read Patrice Maniglier’s keynote along with him, see this link.

If you are planning to join us then I strongly encourage you to register today or over the August bank holiday weekend as otherwise we won’t be able to reflect your dietary requirements in the lunches – registration page.

SEP-FEP 2017 Draft Schedule Now Available

SEP-FEP 2017
4th – 6th September
The University of Winchester

Plenary speakers

  • Patrice Maniglier (Université Paris-Ouest Nanterre La Défense), Who is a Materialist?
  • Babette Babich (Fordham University), Death and Restitution in Anaximander and Epictetus
  • Havi Carel (University of Bristol), The Intruder-Shadow: Organ transplantation in Nancy and Andersen

The draft schedule for the upcoming SEP-FEP conference is now available here. Please notes that this document remains a draft. [Links to old documents have been removed. Please see this later post for current schedule.]

Over three days we will have papers from almost a hundred academics split across 36 sessions covering a wide and varied spectrum of contemporary research in European philosophy. We do hope you can join us for this exciting conference. Please click here for registration details.