Department of Contemporary Western Philosophy,
"150 Years of Pragmatism"
Moscow, October 30–31, 2018
The conference aims to advance understanding of the history of American pragmatism and its relevance to contemporary debates in philosophy, social sciences and humanities.
Organizing committee is currently working on the program of the conference.
Questions to be discussed:
● classical pragmatism and its critics
● pragmatism in epistemology and theories of truth
● the implications of pragmatist thought for education and ethics
30 minutes (including discussion) will be allotted for each individual paper presentation. Please submit your paper proposal via email firstname.lastname@example.org. Submissions deadline is at midnight on 15 June 2018. We expect to announce the results of the call by 15 September 2018.
Attendance is free. The conference does not provide funds to cover participants’ expenses.
All conference contributions are planned to be published in an anthology, or a special issue of a peer-reviewed journal.
Venue: Institute of Philosophy, RAS. Goncharnaya Str. 12/1, Moscow, Russian Federation.
Igor D. Dzhokhadze