University of Vienna (Austria) is pleased to announce a call for papers for the 23rd International Society for African Philosophy and Studies Conference under the theme “African Philosophy in an Intercultural Perspective”, which will be held on 10-11 July 2017 at University of Vienna.

The submissions that address the following questions are especially welcome:

  • What is the intercultural dimension of philosophy in Africa?
  • What role does an interculturally oriented approach to philosophy play in today’s discourses in Africa?
  • Where are the connecting dots between philosophy in Africa, Asia, Latin America, Arabia, and Europe/Northern America – yesterday and today?
  • What is the potential of an intercultural approach to philosophy?
  • Does Intercultural Philosophy provide a fair and equal opportunity at international discourse in philosophy in the sense of advancing epistemic justice in a world that seems to structurally marginalize Africa and its contributions or just a new way to colonize the mind of the Other?

The abstracts of no more than 500 words should be submitted due to 31 December 2016 to

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