“Hegel and Freedom”


September 2 – 3, 2019 at St Edmund Hall, Oxford

Conference Programme tba: Call for abstracts and for papers below

Conference held jointly with the Society for German Idealism and Romanticism

Call for Abstracts: Submission deadline 24 April 2019

The Hegel Society of Great Britain invites submissions from current and recent PhD students for the annual conference of the Hegel Society of Great Britain. Two slots are available for junior researchers. Papers are welcome on the theme of Hegel and Freedom (in metaphysics, philosophy of language and mind, ethics, political thought, aesthetics and indeed any other relevant area).

Applicants must either be currently registered for a PhD or have passed their viva / defense since January 1, 2016.

Presentation time will be 25 minutes + 20 minutes for discussion.

Abstracts (no more than 300 words) should be sent in MSWord as an attachment to:  Stephen.Houlgate@warwick.ac.uk

Abstracts should be prepared for double-blind review by removing any identification details. The body of the email should include the following details: name, paper title, institutional position, affiliation, email address, name of the principal supervisor. Additionally, current PhD students should state when they began their PhD, and recent PhD students should provide the date of their viva / defense and the names of their examiners.

Notification of acceptance by May 31, 2019.

Call for Papers: Submission deadline 30 April 2019

Complete papers may be submitted by April 30th and should be anonymized for our double-blind review process, to be concluded June 7th. Papers should be no more than 5,000 words and should address the theme of the conference. Please send submissions to the following address: sgirhsgb2019@gmail.com