Call for Papers

Australasian Society of Continental Philosophy Annual Conference ‘The Time(s) of Our Lives’, December 12-15th, 2011.

La Trobe University, Melbourne.

John Scott Meeting House, Bundoora

Keynote Speakers:

Professor Elizabeth Grosz (Rutgers University), “Deleuze and Ruyer”

Professor John McCumber (UCLA), “Making Time Intelligible”

Professor James Williams (University of Dundee), “The Time of Teaching”

Special Mini-conference:

“Time and Creation: Castoriadis in the Antipodes” (15th and 16th)

The initial deadline for the submission of conference abstracts is Friday 26 August 2011, and confirmation of selection will be forwarded within 2 weeks of this date.

We will continue to consider abstracts until 1 November 2011 subject to the availability of space on our program.

Abstract proposals of less than 500 words should be emailed to

Further information on the conference (including the Castoriadis conference) can be found at the ASCP website:

Information about conference registration fees and accommodation will also be posted by August 26th.

The conference organising committee

Jack Reynolds, Toula Nicolacopoulos, George Vassilacopoulos, Miriam Bankovsky, Sean Bowden, Richard Sebold