Tuesday, 5 October 2010

Under-represented Groups in Philosophy

Under-Represented Groups in Philosophy
A SWIP-UK / BPA Conference
Supported By: The Mind Association, The Aristotelian Society

Venue:  Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
Dates:  November 26th & 27th 2010
Organisers: Dr Jules Holroyd, Dr Alessandra Tanesini, Professor Jennifer Saul

*Louise Antony (UMass, Boston) Title TBC

*Helen Beebee (Birmingham University) 'Women and deviance in philosophy'.

*Teresa Blankmeyer Burke, (Gallaudet University, Washington DC) 'Triple
Threat: Brown, Female, and Deaf'.

*Samantha Brennan, (University of Western Ontario) 'Rethinking the Moral
Significance of Micro-Inequities: The Case of Women in Philosophy'

*Pamela Hood (San Francisco State University) 'Socrates and King: An
Invitation to Philosophy'

*Jennifer Saul (University of Sheffield) 'Unconscious Influences and Women
in Philosophy'

*Mahlet Zimeta (Roehampton University) 'Philosophy and the Social Good'

*Roundtable discussion, chaired by Komarine Romdenh-Romluc (Nottingham
*SWIP-UK AGM meeting.

The conference will start at 10.30 on Friday 26th (first paper at 11am), and
end on Saturday 27th at approximately 3.30pm. A detailed programme will
later be available on the conference website.

Unwaged/student/SWIP member: £20
Waged: £25
Deposit for conference dinner: £5

The registration includes lunch and refreshments, but does not cover
accommodation or the conference dinner (which will be reasonably priced).
Accommodation venues can be found in the PDF document on the conference
website. Further alternatives can be found at laterooms.co.uk.

NB: it is advisable to book accommodation as early as possible, as sporting
events in the city mean accommodation is very hard to find unless bookings
are made in good time. If you have difficulties finding suitable
accommodation, please contact us as we will try to be of assistance.

To register, please send the tear-off slip below, with a cheque made payable
to 'Cardiff University', to: Dr Jules Holroyd, Philosophy, Humanities
Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff University, CF10
Alternatively, a registration form (to be printed and sent) will be
available from the conference website:

Further inquiries can be directed to the Cardiff-based organisers:
Jules Holroyd: HolroydJ@Cardiff.ac.uk
Alessandra Tanesini: Tanesini@Cardiff.ac.uk

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