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RoME

CALL FOR PAPERS


 

the ninth annual

Rocky Mountain Ethics Congress

 

an international conference geared to offer the highest quality, highest altitude discussion of ethics, broadly conceived

 

University of Colorado, Boulder


August 11-14, 2016

 

The Center for Values and Social Policy in the Philosophy Department at the University of Colorado, Boulder is pleased to invite paper proposals for the ninth annual RoME congress. Papers from all areas of ethics and political theory are invited. To encourage the participation of junior scholars, the University of Colorado will be awarding a Young Ethicist Prize of $500 for most meritorious submission. The prize competition is open to any participating untenured philosopher (including, but not limited to, tenure-track faculty, instructors, and graduate students).

 

Keynote 1: Nomy Arpaly (Brown University)

Keynote 2: David Brink(UCSD)

Keynote 3: Lawrence Blum (UMass, Boston)

 

 

Deadlines

Submission of abstracts: Feb 15, 2016.

Notification of acceptance: May 1, 2016.

Full paper submission for Young Ethicist Prize Consideration: June 1, 2016.

 

Format

Abstracts only (750-1000 words). Shorter or longer abstracts will not be accepted.
Double spaced, prepared for blind-review.

 

(Anticipate full papers at half-hour reading time or 4500 words, whichever is shorter.)

 

In order to be considered for the Young Ethicist Prize, complete papers must be submitted by June 1, 2016 and abstracts must have already been accepted for participation.
Announcement of a winner will be made at the event.

 

Indicate in your submission whether you would consider being a commentator on another paper, should your paper not be accepted to the conference for presentation.

 

Please submit abstracts electronically (in Word format) to Benjamin Hale (bhale@colorado.edu) and Alastair Norcross (alastair.norcross@colorado.edu).



past

RoME 2014
RoME 2013
RoME 2012
RoME 2011
RoME 2010
RoME 2009
RoME 2008

Morris Colloquia

Prisoners Conf

2006-07 Center Talks
2005-06 Center Talks

 

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Interested in sponsoring an event or a program?  Want to have your issue addressed by professional ethicists?  Consider a contribution to the Center.  For inquiries, suggestions, or donations, contact the Director at: Ajume.Wingo@colorado.edu

 

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