Call for Papers: "XVIIth Symposium of the International Association of Women Philosophers"


To be held at Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, from 10th to 12th of August 2018.

Submission deadline: 28th of February 2018

In order to aid in organizing the conference into coherent streams, please choose at least one descriptor from those provided below, and include your choice(s) with your abstract.

  • Women in History of Philosophy: (Ancient, Medieval, Early Modern, Enlightenment, Nineteenth-century, Twentieth-century)
  • Contemporary Women and Philosophy: New Issues and Visions (Feminist Theory and/or Philosophy of European, Asian, African, American, Australasian Feminisms)
  • Knowledge, Science, and Politics (Epistemology, Philosophy of Science, Philosophy of Politics, Philosophy of Mind, Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion, Philosophy of Language)
  • Gender and Value (Meta-ethics, Ethics, Bioethics, Environmental Ethics, Aesthetics)
  • Marxist Philosophy and Women’s Development (Development theories of Human Beings, Theory of Women’s Development, Women’s Emancipation, Women and Capitalism, Women and Market, Transnational Feminism, Women’s Situations in the era of Globalization)
  • The Future for Women and Philosophy (Future of Feminist Philosophy, Women’s Future in Philosophy, Women and Future Philosophy)

Abstracts of no more than 300 words, accompanied by a biographical note of 100 words, should be sent to the organizers ( or

⇒ For further informations see the symposiums homepage