CALL FOR PAPERS: EASTERN STUDY GROUP OF NAKS
Submission deadline: December 31, 2016.
Please send all papers electronically to the organizer, Oliver Thorndike, email@example.com.
The Eastern Study Group of the NAKS invites submissions for its 14th
annual meeting to take place at George Washington University on Saturday and Sunday, April 29-30, 2017. Our hosts this year are
Professors Laura Papish and Joseph Trullinger.
Meld Shell, Boston College,
Sussman, University of Illinois, TBD.
Submissions should be prepared for blind review and be limited to 5,000 words, including footnotes and references (longer submissions will not be
considered). Please prepare
your file in PDF format, include an abstract of a maximum of 300 words
(abstracts without the accompanying submission will not be considered), and
include a word count at the end of the paper. Contact information should be sent in a separate
Word file. Please indicate
whether you are a graduate student in your separate Word file.
selection committee welcomes contributions on all topics of Kantian scholarship
(contemporary or historically oriented), including discussions of Kant’s
immediate predecessors and successors. Reading
time is limited to 30 minutes, followed by 30 minutes of discussion. The
best graduate student paper will receive a $200 stipend and be eligible for the
Markus Herz Prize. Women,
minorities, and graduate students are encouraged to submit.
already read or accepted at other NAKS study groups or meetings may not be
submitted. Presenters must be members of NAKS in good
standing. Selected papers are eligible to be considered for inclusion in
the book series Rethinking Kant,
published by Cambridge Scholars Publishers.
Papers will be posted in the “members only” section of the NAKS
website and circulated in advance among participants, who are expected to have
read them at the time of the conference.
hosts have reserved two blocks of rooms, both reservations hold for the nights
of April 28, 29, and 30.
The first block is at the Washington Marriott Georgetown, located at 1221 22nd
Street NW, Washington, DC 20037-1203. Please directly call Marriott
Reservations at 1 (800) 228-9290 or (202) 872-1500 on or before March 17, 2017, to make reservations. Please
mention that you are part of the George Washington University GW Room Block
group. The room rate is: $159.00 per night.
The second block is at The
George Washington University Inn, located at 824
New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington, DC 20037. Please directly call the Hotel at 1 (800) 424-9671 or (202)
337-6620 on or before March 17, 2017.
Please mention that you are part of the George Washington
University Room Block group. The
room rate is: $189.00 per night.
ENAKS receives support from NAKS and host universities. Earlier programs are available on our website: http://word.emerson.edu/enaks/
For questions about ENAKS or the upcoming meeting, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.