Call for Papers: Asian Philosophical Texts

October 25–27 2018

A Conference on Asian Philosophical Texts

Centre for East Asian Studies (EASt) , Université Libre de Bruxelles Ixelles, Belgium

This conference aims at providing a platform for scholars in the field of Asian Studies and world philosophies to both discuss and perform the task of translating Asian philosophical texts into western languages. Any papers on the philosophy of translation, critical analyses of existing translations, or ongoing translation projects are welcomed.

Submission deadline: August 15, 2018

Submission guidelines:

  • Please submit abstracts or papers to Takeshi.Morisato@ulb.ac.be or Pierre.Bonneels@ulb.ac.be. The abstract should be 300-500 words and the papers must be suitable for a 25–30 minute presentation (no more than 3500 words). If the presentations will be on the past or the present translation projects, please make sure to send us the pdf of the original (which will be distributed to other presenters before the conference).
  • All submissions must be in .doc, .docx or .pdf formats and should be prepared for blind review.
  • Please include in your email the following details: (i) author’s name; (ii) paper title; (iii) word count; (iv) institutional affiliation; and (v) contact information.
  • Responses to submissions will be sent by September 1, 2018.
  • Please send any questions to Takeshi.Morisato@ulb.ac.be or Pierre.Bonneels@ulb.ac.be.

For more information, see the website: https://philevents.org/event/show/38302

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Paula lives in the vortex of graduate life. She studies medieval Japanese history.
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