Wednesday, December 21, 2011

CFP: Feminist Pragmatism in Place Colloquium

Feminist Pragmatism in Place Colloquium

*The University of Dayton*

*October 19-20, 2012 *

This colloquium will address feminist pragmatist approaches to place,
broadly construed, including natural and built environments, and spaces of
exclusion and belonging in historical and contemporary contexts.

*Plenary Speakers:*

Lisa Heldke, author of *Exotic Appetites: Ruminations of a Food Adventurer* and
Professor of Philosophy at Gustavus Adolphus College, will speak on "Urban
Farmers and Rural Cosmopolitans? Pragmatist Musings on Contemporary Food

Louise W. Knight, author of *Citizen: Jane Addams and the
Struggle for Democracy* and *Jane Addams: Spirit in Action,* Visiting
Scholar, Northwestern University Gender Studies Program and School of
Communication, will speak on "Reading Addams's Rhetoric on Social Justice"

*Due Date: May 28, 2012.**  *Papers will be blind reviewed. Please submit
two files, one with the paper title, your name, and email address, and the
other with the full paper of no more than 3500 words of text, without your
name or other identifying information. Send to Cynthia King (**).

For more information  please contact the colloquium organizers, Denise
James (**) and Marilyn Fischer *(*), of the Department of Philosophy, University of
Dayton, Dayton, Ohio.


  1. Hi --

    Just to let everyone know, the deadline for papers for this colloquium has been extended to July 2 by the organizers and abstracts will be accepted instead of full papers if necessary.


    Aili Bresnahan
    (will be Lecturer in Philosophy at UD this fall)

  2. Thanks. I posted the new CFP, but didn't change the old one.