Newsletter Winter 2012 APA

APA Pacific Conference: Seattle April 4-7

American Philosophical Association Pacific Division will be holding its Annual Meeting on April 4-7, 2012, at the Westin Hotel, in Seattle.

The Department of Philosophy's own Professor Alison Wylie is the current president of the pacific division. Professor Wylie will be giving the presidential address on "Feminist Philosophy of Science: Standpoint Matters" on Friday, April 6th, at 6 PM. A reception will follow.

Professor Arthur Fine's work will be highlighted in a symposium "The Shaky Game: 25 Years Later" on Saturday, April 7th, from 9 AM to 12 PM, with a reception to follow. (Related Article: Arthur Fine: The Shaky Game, 25 Years Later)

Many of the University of Washington Department of Philosophy's faculty and graduate students will be chairing, commenting and speaking at the conference. Please visit the APA website for the schedule.

On-site registration is possible for members and non-members (advance registration closes two weeks prior to the meeting), it is $15 for student members, pre-college teachers and students. A limited number of tickets are available to non-members for single sessions or receptions. More information is available online at


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