Wednesday, December 09, 2009

CFP: 2010 IAPS Conference, Rome

The Honors, Awards and Future Sites Committee is pleased to announce that the 38th annual IAPS conference will take place between Wednesday, September 15, 2010 and Sunday, September 19 at UniversitĂ  degli Studi di Roma "Foro Italico" IUSM in Rome, Italy.

Heather Reid and Emanuele Isidori will Chair the Site Organizing Committee and Doug Hochstetler will serve as the Conference Chair. A conference website will soon be posted at the IAPS web-site (, and additional information will be forthcoming in future newsletters and via the e-mail list serve. In the meantime you will find conference information at: (

2010 IAPS Conference - Call for Papers

The International Association for the Philosophy of Sport invites the submission of abstracts to be considered for presentation at the 38th annual 2010 IAPS meeting. The conference will be held in Rome, Italy between September 15-19, 2010. Abstracts are welcome on any area of philosophy of sport, including metaphysics, epistemology, aesthetics and ethics, and from any theoretical approach, including analytic philosophy and critical theory. In addition to abstracts for papers, proposals for round table and panel discussions, including a tentative list of participants, are also welcome and should follow the same format as paper abstracts. Graduate students and emerging scholars are encouraged to submit works in progress. Abstracts should be 300-500 words long (in either English or Italian) and must be received by April 1, 2010. The preferred mode of submission is by e-mail. Please send the abstract as an attachment, preferably in Word. Contributors who do not have access to e-mail should feel free to send a hard copy instead. Please submit e-mail copies of abstracts to the Conference Chair at:

Please send hard copies (only if e-mail is not available) to:

Doug Hochstetler
Associate Professor of Kinesiology
Penn State University, Lehigh Valley
2809 Saucon Valley Road
Center Valley, PA 18034-8447

Abstracts will be reviewed by a Program Committee of three IAPS peers. Contributors will be notified about the status of their abstracts by May 14, 2010.