2017 Canadian Society for Aesthetics

          Annual Meeting

          Call for Papers

                   Ryerson University

                    Toronto, Ontario

                     27 - 29  May   2017

The 2017 annual meeting of the Canadian Society for Aesthetics will take place in company with meetings of other Canadian associations, including the Canadian Philosophical Association, as part of the 86th Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences.

Submissions on any topic in aesthetics are invited. But special interest is expressed for papers in the following areas:     1) Environmental and everyday aesthetics         2) Philosophy of fiction and narrative     3) Aesthetic education   4) Ethical and political issues in any of the arts.   5) The arts, mind and cognition  6) Philosophy of Music

In the initial stage of consideration, preference will be given to completed papers of 10-12 standard pages, accompanied by a 150-word abstract and suitable for presentation in fewer than 25 minutes. Abstracts, if submitted alone, will be assessed later and only if vacancies occur in the programme.

Submissions should be prepared for blind review. Proposals for panels on special topics or recent publications are also invited, and should include names and affiliations of all participants plus an abstract of the subject matter. Participants selected for inclusion on the programme are required to pay CSA membership and conference registration fees.

Submissions must be sent as e-mail attachments (PDF, Word or RTF formats). Inquiries or submissions may be sent to

Ira Newman; Philosophy; Mansfield University; Mansfield PA 16933 (USA) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


     Deadline: 15 February 2017

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