Puget Sound

Undergraduate Philosophy Conference

September 18-19, 2014
University of Puget Sound
Tacoma, WA

“The Moments of a Life:

Some Similarities Between Life and Literature"


Keynote address by Professor Marya Schechtman

(University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Philosophy)


Call for Papers


We welcome papers from undergraduate students on any topic of philosophy.  
Selection criteria will include both overall quality as well as diversity of theme and thesis. 
Submissions should be approximately 3000 words
and should include a brief abstract (no more than 250 words.) 
Longer papers will be considered but presenters will have 30 minutes to present their work.
Submission deadline: June 30th, 2014.


Send submissions (prepared for blind review, in Microsoft Word format)
as an email attachment to

In the body of the email include the author’s name, college affiliation,
contact information, and title of the paper. 
Include no identifying information in the file with the paper.   

Decisions will be made by the beginning of August.



For more information, check the conference website:


or email us with any questions.

Download pdf of the call for papers

Puget Sound Philosophy Department