PPA 2014: Conference Programme

Here is the programme and list of abstracts for the 9th Annual Conference of The Postgraduate Philosophy Association of Southern Africa.  The conference will be taking place at Innovation Centre, University of Kwazulu Natal on the 19th and 20th of July.

All are welcome!

For more information regarding the conference, please contact Elmarie Venter: weventer@gmail.com

CFP 1: Spring Colloquium 2014

Call For Papers

The annual Spring Colloquium will be hosted this year in Cape Town by the Philosophy Dept of the University of the Western Cape.  The Colloquium will take place on Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 September.

Please submit an abstract of no more than 200 words to: springcolloquium@gmail.com.  The closing date for submissions is 30 June.

The Colloquium will be held here: http://www.kolpingguesthouse.co.za/en/. Kolping Guesthouse is just 30 minutes’ drive from Cape Town International Airport, and 5 minutes’ drive from the Durbanville wine route.

Attendees are asked to please make their own accommodation arrangements directly with Kolping Guesthouse.  Rates are R880 per person per night for a single room and R725 per person per night for a shared room.  This rate covers conference costs, accommodation, and meals.  When making your reservation, please be sure to specify that you are attending the Philosophy Spring Colloquium, so that you can take advantage of the special rates we have arranged.  Please be sure to make your reservation before 30 June.

Should you choose not to stay at Kolping Guesthouse, the conference fee will be R220 per day, which includes lunch and tea.

Looking forward to seeing you there.

Simon Beck & Jess Lerm