How to combine anonymous refereering with the aim of ensuring a good proportion of your speakers are women? I gather the organisers of this grad conference have thought hard about this one. Strategy: try to ensure diversity at the submission stage. I hereby convey their CFP. Do submit (or encourage your grad students to do so!):
Call for Papers
The Arché/CSMN Graduate Conference 2009
The University of St. Andrews, Scotland November 7
th – 8th, 2009
Prof. Ernest Lepore (Rutgers)
Prof. Susanna Siegel (Harvard)
For the third Arché/CSMN graduate conference hosted by Arché at the University of St. Andrews, we invite high-quality papers in the areas of Philosophy of Language, Philosophical Methodology, Philosophy of Logic, Epistemology, Metaphysics, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Action/Rationality and Moral Philosophy.
Deadline for submissions: September 1
All papers will have Arché, CSMN or University of St. Andrews staff respondents, and will be followed by open discussion. Applicants should submit the following for blind review:
1) A cover sheet including author name, title of paper, institutional affiliation and email address.
2) An abstract with no further information.
3) A paper suitable for a 40-minute presentation, and in any case no longer than 5,000 words, with no further information.
Electronic submissions are preferred. Papers can be submitted in .doc, .rtf, .ps, .txt, or .pdf format to the following address:
Submissions in hard copy are also accepted. These should be sent to the following address:
Arché/CSMN Graduate Conference
Arché Research Centre
17 – 19 College Street
St. Andrews, Fife
KY16 9AL SCOTLAND
Accommodation and travel expenses for all graduate speakers will be covered.
For more information, please contact at
will be posted at:
firstname.lastname@example.org and more informationhttp://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/~arche/acgc/ and