CFP: Early Modern Feminist Philosophers (10/7/06; NWSA, 6/28/07-7/1/07)

full name / name of organization: 
Alice Sowaal
contact email: 

CALL FOR PAPERS for a panel on


Sponsored by the Early Modern Women Interest Group
National Women’s Studies Association
28th Annual Conference
June 28 â€" July 1, 2007
Pheasant Run, St. Charles, Illinois

Submissions are invited on feminist philosophers and
theorists of the Early Modern Period. Papers might
address issues of identity and identification (race,
gender, sexuality, sex, class, nation, immigration,
religion, ability), traditional philosophical areas
(metaphysics, epistemology, ethics, aesthetics, moral
and political theory), or other topics, such as
colonialism, language, culture, religion, geography,
science, medicine, law, and education.

Submissions should include a 50-word abstract, a
one-page description, and a CV. Completed papers
should be approximately eight pages, for a reading
time of 15 minutes. Short papers will leave time for
panel participants and audience members to engage in
discussion. Abstracts of accepted papers will appear
in the NWSA program guide.

The deadline for submissions to the Early Modern
Interest Group Organizing Committee is October 7,

Applicants will be notified of the committee’s
decision by November 1, 2006. Papers that are not
accepted by the interest group may be re-submitted
directly to the NWSA. For more information on
submission guidelines for the general conference,
please see the NWSA website.

Please submit abstracts, description, and CV to Alice
Sowaal (information below). E-mail submissions are

For further information about the panel, please

Alice Sowaal
Department of Philosophy
San Francisco State University
1600 Holloway Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132
Phone: (415) 338-3137

Please note that all conference participants must be
members of the NWSA for the calendar year of the
conference and must register for the conference.
Please see the NWSA website for information on
membership and registration:


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