York University 11^th Annual Graduate Philosophy Conference: Philosophy
of Emotion

April 25-26 2019

York University

Toronto, Ontario

Our 11th annual conference, which will be held on April 25-26 2019, will
focus on the nature and significance of emotions. We will accept
submissions on epistemology, ethics, metaethics, aesthetics, philosophy
of action, philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, and political

Papers that address any of the following questions are especially

What are emotions? How do emotions factor into our self-awareness? Is
there a coherent distinction between cognition and emotion? What do
models of emotion show about the nature of minds? How does research into
emotion help us understand consciousness? What is the role of
phenomenology in our understanding of emotions? How do emotions inform
our understanding of personal identity and social phenomena? What is the
role of emotion in our moral practices? How does emotion influence norms
around apology, forgiveness, and blame? How do emotions interact with
epistemic norms such as reliability and trustworthiness? What role does
emotion play in liberatory politics? What is the role of emotion in our
appraisals of art?

Our Keynote Speakers include:

Cynthia Willett (Emory Univeristy)

Kym Maclaren (Ryerson University)

Authors are invited to submit extended abstracts (800-1000 words) to <>. The
documents should be prepared for blind review. Speakers will be given 25
minutes to deliver their presentations. Papers will have commentaries by
invited graduate students of York University. We are deeply committed to
inclusivity and diversity in philosophy – we welcome submissions from
underrepresented groups in the field.

The deadline for submissions will be the 28th of Februray.

Notifications of acceptance will be sent by the 7th of March.


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