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The Tenth Annual Conference of the Felician Institute for Ethics and Public Affairs will be held in the Educations Commons Building of Felician University’s Rutherford campus, 227 Montross Ave., Rutherford, NJ 07070, on Saturday, April 23, 2016, from 9 am – 6 pm.

Plenary Speaker:
J. L. A. Garcia (Boston College)
“Grounding the Metatheory of Morals”

Submissions on any topic in moral or political philosophy (broadly construed) are invited, not exceeding 25 minutes’ presentation time (approximately 3,000 words). Please send submissions via email in format suitable for blind review by March 1, 2016 to felicianethicsconference@gmail.com. Notification of acceptances by March 10, 2016.

Main program: Completed papers are preferred to abstracts, but abstracts will be considered. Authors are asked to ensure that they are available on the conference date before submitting.

Special session on adjuncting: Presentation proposals are also invited (250-500 words) for a special panel discussion on the ethics, politics, and economics of adjuncting. The invitation is open to all, adjuncts and non-adjuncts alike, from within philosophy and outside of the field.

Please direct questions to Irfan Khawaja, Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Institute, at felicianethicsconference@gmail.com.


The Education Commons at Felician’s Rutherford campus, site of the concurrent sessions for the Tenth Annual Conference of the Felician Institute for Ethics and Public Affairs. 

Iviswold Castle, site of the reception for the conference.

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