COLIN AND AILSA TURBAYNE INTERNATIONAL BERKELEY ESSAY PRIZE
The late Professor
and Mrs. Colin Turbayne established an International Berkeley Essay Prize
competition in cooperation with the Philosophy Department at the University of
The next deadline for
submitting papers is November 1, 2012.
Submitted papers should address some aspect of Berkeley’s
philosophy. Essays should be new
and unpublished and should be written in English and not exceed 5,000 words in
length. All references to Berkeley
should be to Luce/Jessop, and a MLA or similar standard for notes should be
followed. Submissions are blind
reviewed and will be judged by members of a review board selected by the
Department of Philosophy at the University of Rochester. The winner will be announced March 1,
2013 and will receive a prize of $2,000.
A copy of the winning essay will be sent to the George Berkeley Library
Study Center located in Berkeley's home in Whitehall, Newport, RI.
Submissions can be
sent electronically to: firstname.lastname@example.org or by post mail to:
Chair, Department of Philosophy, University of Rochester, P.O. Box 270078,
Lattimore 532, Rochester, NY 14627-0078.