Reconsidering the Philosophical Canon
April 23, 2016
Keynote Speaker: Penelope Deutscher, Professor of Philosophy, Northwestern University
Duquesne Women in Philosophy (D-WiP) invite philosophical papers on the question of reconsidering the philosophical canon. Given the recent discussions on the limitations of the philosophical canon, we aim to facilitate a discussion on the future directions of philosophy, how we may reconsider our reading of the history of philosophy and the question of canonicity. Papers are welcome from historical perspectives as well as from within contemporary philosophical discourse. We invite abstract submissions of maximum 500 words to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 7, 2016. Allotted presentation time will be 20 minutes.
Possible areas of exploration include: