With consent from Stephen Angle, the editor of the very interesting blog Warp, Weft, and Way, which deals with Chinese and Comparative Philosophy, we will henceforth share some of his and his colleagues' announcements on our EACP website. Here are posts shared in the past two months that might be of interest to our members and other followers of Chinese Philosophy. If interested, please follow the links in the titles after the given date. In the future, the announcements may be published separately; to make sure you don't miss out anything important, you can add Warp, Weft, and Way to your browser bookmarks and visit it at your convenience.
We are glad to announce The XXIV World Congress of Philosophy will be held from 13 - 20 August 2018 at Beijing.
The deadline for paper submission and round-table proposals, workshops and student sessions is October 1 2017. Papers and proposals accepted after this deadline may be accepted if there is space still available, but no later than February 1 2018.
The 20th International Conference of the International Society for Chinese Philosophy (ISCP) will be held at the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore on 4 - 7 July 2017.
The deadline for submission of abstracts and panel proposals is on November 30th 2016.
For more information please visit the link of the conference at the webpage of School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Nanyang Technological University: http://www.hss.ntu.edu.sg/programmes/philosophy/iscp/Pages/Home.aspx
There is a PhD position for a young Taiwanese scholar to come to Leuven for 4 years. The topic should relate to "Mozi and Yang Zhu from Heretics to Philosopher." Those interested should follow the link: https://icts.kuleuven.be/apps/jobsite/vacatures/53932812.
The Polytechnic Institute of Leiria (Portugal) would like to bring to your attention that it will be hosting the III International Conference – Bridges: Europe-China between 9th and 11th November 2016. The conference is jointly organised by the Polytechnic Institute of Leiria, the Polytechnic Institute of Macau and Bejing Language and Culture University, and will include scientific, academic and cultural activities connected to training in Chinese (for Portuguese students) and training in Portuguese (for Chinese students), with these activities all being promoted by the above institutions. For the three days of the conference we will be able to count on a number of experts specialising in bilateral relations between China and Portuguese-speaking countries, more specifically to areas related to language, culture, society, translation and interpretation.
Further information about the conference can be found at:
Tallinn University is seeking for full time associate professors in Chinese Studies (1 position) and Southeast Asian Studies (1 position) with initial appointment of up to 5 years, see the official job announcement here: http://www.tlu.ee/en/personnel-office/Vacancies/Academic-job-offers/Associate-professors
CALL FOR PAPERS AND PANEL PROPOSALS FOR 2017 Eastern Division Meeting of the American Philosophical Association
(January 4-7, 2016, Baltimore, MD)
The Society for Asian and Comparative Philosophy welcomes proposals for our panels at the American Philosophical Association's Eastern Division meeting. Proposals regarding any aspect of Asian or comparative philosophy are welcome. Paper abstracts should be 150-200 words in length and complete panel abstracts should include a 150 word introduction to the theme of the panel, complete with panel title, along with 150 word abstracts for each of the papers. Please include presenter's name(s), email(s), and institution(s). No simultaneous submissions, please.
Please submit these materials no later than May 7 to Sarah Mattice at s.mattice [at] unf.edu (s.mattice (at) unf.edu).
Sarah Mattice, Ph.D.
Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies
Asia Council Leader
Asian Studies Program Coordinator
University of North Florida
A summer course titled "What Makes Us Human? Philosophical and Religious Perspectives in China and the West" will be held this summer from 4 July - 15 July, 2016 at Central European University (CEU), Budapest, Hungary.
For more information, please follow the official link or write to medzibrodszky_alexandra [at] phd.ceu.edu (project coordinator).
The Inaugural Biennial Conference of the European Association for Chinese Philosophy under the title Thinking across the Borders: Philosophy and China will take place in Vilnius, Latvia, from 9-11 June 2016. The organizers at the Vilnius University Centre of Oriental Studies now invite scholars with interest in Chinese philosophy and philosophy in China to submit panel and paper proposals for the conference as well as student paper abstracts for the Young Scholar Award. For more information visit the conference website: http://www.eacp2016.oc.vu.lt/