Thursday, May 28, 2015


The 161st Meeting of the Creighton Club
The New York State Philosophical Society

Saturday, October 17th, 2015
Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY

Keynote Speaker: Kieran Setiya, MIT

The Creighton Club, founded in 1921, is the principal historic meeting ground for philosophers in upstate New York. Our annual meeting consists of one invited keynote address and four submitted papers, including one graduate student paper selected for the Graduate Student Presentation Award. All of the papers except for the keynote address will have commentators.

Guidelines for paper submission

1. Papers in any philosophical area are welcome. Membership is not required for consideration or acceptance.

2. Papers should have a presentation time of approximately 30 minutes. Please submit papers anonymized for review (except for graduate student status, if applicable) as a .pdf attachment to

3. Graduate student submissions are quite welcome. Please make sure to indicate your status as a graduate student both in your submission email and the submission itself if you wish to be eligible for the Graduate Student Presentation Award.

4. Papers under consideration for publication or presentation elsewhere are welcome.

Submission deadline (EXTENDED): August 17TH, 2015
(Notification will be given by September 1st, 2015.)

Submissions and inquiries should be sent to: