CFP 2016 IPA Conference

The 2016 edition of the Illinois Philosophical Association conference will be held at Illinois Central College in Peoria, Illinois on November 4 and 5.

The Keynote Speaker is Philosopher Alfred Mele, The William H. and Lucyle T. Werkmeister Professor of Philosophy at Florida State University.

The conference is open to all.  The deadline for paper submission is August 10th.  There is also a call for papers for the undergraduate essay prize.  Please submit papers to the IPA Secretary, Jonelle DePerto, at

Please print and share the call for papers below (with corrected submission deadline of August 10th):
IPA 2016 Call for Papers
IPA 2016 Student Essay Contest

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We encourage philosophers who want to communicate with their colleagues in the state to use this site as a resource.