CALL FOR PANELS: 15TH ANNUAL ISNS CONFERENCE, OLOMOUC, THE CZECH REPUBLIC, JUNE 14-17 2017
Anyone interested in organizing a panel at the conference should send a brief description of the panel along
with its title and the name(s) and email address(es) of the contact person(s) to the conference organizers:
Tomáš Nejeschleba, Palacký University, firstname.lastname@example.org
Jozef Matula, Palacký University, email@example.com
Sara Itoku Ahbel-Rappe, University of Michigan, firstname.lastname@example.org
John Finamore, University of Iowa, email@example.com
Panel descriptions are due to us by January 23, 2017. A list of proposed panels will be mailed to the ISNS membership before February 6. Panel organizers are responsible for choosing and collecting abstracts for their panels. They should notify the organizers of their decisions by February 27. Abstracts should be no more than one page, single spaced.
We also welcome individual abstracts for papers that do not fall under any of the announced panels. Please send those abstracts (again, one-page maximum) to the four committee members above.
All abstracts, whether individual or for inclusion in panels, are due by February 24, 2017. Papers may be presented in English, Portuguese, French, German, Spanish, or Italian. It is recommended that those delivering papers in languages other than English provide printed copies to their audience at the conference.
Please note that anyone giving a paper at the conference must be a
member of the ISNS. You may sign up and pay dues on the website of the
Philosophy Documentation Center
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Dues are $60.00 per year ($20.00 for students and retirees).
Participants may give only one paper at the conference and therefore should submit only one abstract.
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International Journal of the Platonic Tradition -
The mission of the International Society for Neoplatonic Studies is to promote the study of the philosophy
of Plato and its long tradition from all perspectives. Since its formation in 1973 the ISNS has grown in both
size and influence, with members now in Europe, Australia, Asia, and the Americas. Its work is broadly focused
on Plato's writings and their interpretation by his student Aristotle through to their continuing influence in
the 21st century. This includes philosophical, historical, and literary perspectives on this tradition as well
as Pagan, Christian, Jewish, Islamic and other religious interpretations. The Society organizes annual conferences
in the summer, and supports national and international conferences and various panels throughout the year.
Beginning in 2007, annual membership in
the International Society for Neoplatonic Studies includes the option of a subscription to International Journal of the Platonic Tradition, which will be published under the auspices of the Society by Brill Academic Publishers.
The following sections or chapters are currently active:
United States, Canada, United Kingdom,
Ireland, France, Spain, Poland,