CfP: NoSP 2014 in Helsinki

Call for Papers


12th Annual Conference of The Nordic Society For Phenomenology

Keynote speakers: Hanne Jacobs (Loyola University Chicago), Jussi Kotkavirta  (University of Jyväskylä), Claude Romano (Université Paris-Sorbonne, Paris IV), Thomas Sheehan (Stanford University), Fredrik Svenaeus (Södertörn University)

 Venue: University of Helsinki

24-26 April 2014

We hereby invite abstracts for papers in phenomenology and related areas of philosophy. We welcome suggestions for individual papers as well as joint panels on current topics or recently published books. Proposals, which will be evaluated by the board of the society through a blind-review process, are invited from senior researchers as well as from graduate students.

Proposals should be prepared for blind review and consist of two separate documents:

1)   The title and the abstract (maximum 300 words) of your presentation. The abstract should clearly state at least the following: the topic of the presentation, the manner in which the presentation contributes to this topic, as well as the general line of thought of the presentation.

2)   A separate cover letter including the following information: your name, affiliation and contact information; the title of your presentation

To submit a proposal, send it as an email attachment to the following address:

Please ensure that the subject line of the email reads: NoSP 2014 Proposal

Deadline for submission: 2 December 2013. Decisions will communicated by 10 January 2014.

Note that you must be a member of the society in order to have your proposal considered. If you are not already a member, please send an email with brief information about your affiliation to Simo Pulkkinen ( Membership is free of charge.

Organizers: Nordic Society for Phenomenology; Philosophical Society of Finland; Subjectivity, Historicity, and Communality Network (University of Helsinki)

Organizing Committee: Sara Heinämaa, Mirja Hartimo, Jussi Backman, Timo Miettinen, Simo Pulkkinen