Autumn 2017 Copies Available!

Autumn 2017 Copies Available!

Yippee!

As we welcome new submissions for the upcoming edition, we are proud to announce that latest edition of PhilonoUS is ready to purchase! The Autumn 2017 edition features six fantastic undergraduate papers on a diverse range of topics and must-read interviews with Dr Holly Lawford-Smith and Dr Dominic Gregory.

To purchase a copy, new or old, please click here – as always, your support helps to keep us going, so thank you!

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Call for Papers – PhilonoUS Spring Edition & Undergraduate Conference 2018!

Happy New Year to all!

We are delighted to announce that we are now accepting submissions for the Spring edition of PhilonoUS aaaand The University of Sheffield’s Undergraduate Philosophy Conference 2018! Whatever your level of undergraduate study or area of interest, we’d love to hear from you.

Please indicate whether you would like your paper to be considered for the journal, conference or both. Your papers should be between 2000-6000 words with the deadline for submissions being Friday 9th February, 17:00 (GMT). All papers should be submitted to u.g.phil.journal@sheffield.ac.uk – more information regarding submission requirements can be found here

We look forward to hearing from you all!
P.S. For those waiting to purchase a copy of the Autumn 2017 edition of PhilonoUS, Santa had a bit too much sherry over Christmas which delayed his delivery! Copies should be available to purchase at the end of next week.

CFP – Deadline Extension

PhilonoUS will be extending the deadline for submissions until midnight 31st August!

We’ve had some quality papers so far, but wanted to give everyone a second chance to send in more of your great work. We welcome papers relating to any area of philosophy and love to read your ideas on the stuff that interests you.

Papers should be 2000-6000 words and submitted to u.g.phil.journal@sheffield.ac.uk – again, more information regarding submission requirements can be found here.

 

Issue 2, Vol.1 – Spring 2017 – Physical Release

They’ve arrived!

We are happy to announce that the latest edition of PhilonoUS (Spring 2017) is available for purchase in physical print. As ever, submissions were of an extremely high standard and all the papers featured are fascinating, enjoyable reads.

In addition to the 7 incredible papers by undergraduate students, this edition also features two wonderfully insightful interviews with Dr David Liggins and Dr Yonatan Shemmer.

But there’s more! We are also selling the previous edition of PhilonoUS (Autumn 2016) at a discounted price; it’s jam-packed full of more great papers and interviews with the esteemed Professor Elizabeth Barnes and Professor Eric Olson.

To purchase either copy, please click here – your support helps to keep us bringing you the very best undergraduate work from around the world!

Call for papers!

We are delighted to announce that we are now accepting submissions for the Autumn 2017 edition of PhilonoUS!

Philosophy students from all departments, all levels of undergraduate study and all areas of interests are cordially invited to submit their work. This edition of PhilonoUS will be the fourth overall, though it will be the first with a new editorial team – all of whom are excited to make this the best journal yet!

Papers should be no more than 6000 words and the deadline for submissions is Friday 18th August, 5pm (GMT). Please submit papers to u.g.phil.journal@sheffield.ac.uk – more information regarding submission requirements can be found here.

We look forward to reading all your great work!

Progress Report and a Thankyou

With the final editing process for the journal underway, and its release imminent, we’d like to take this opportunity to thank all of those who took part in the University of Sheffield Philosophy Undergraduate Conference.

Over the two days we heard many fantastic presentations of interesting and innovative philosophical ideas from around the globe. We would especially like to thank the keynote speakers, Dr David Liggins and Dr Yonatan Shemmer for their support and presentations of their own research.

Within the next few weeks we should have finished the final drafts of the third volume of PhilonoUS. From then they will be available on sale from this website.

This will be the current Head Editors last edition of the journal. It was a pleasure to work with all of the department and PhilonoUS team. For all Sheffield students who may wish to get involved, look out for us in freshers week!

Head Editors – James Dunstan, Emma Shephard and Michael Chilton

 

University of Sheffield Philosophy Undergraduate Conference

For this edition, we’ve partnered with the annual University of Sheffield Philosophy Undergraduate Conference. The conference will contain presentations by undergraduates from around the globe, some of which are also soon to be published in the PhilonoUS journal.

This year we also have our very own Dr Yonaton Shemmer from the University of Sheffield giving a presentation as well as Dr David Liggins, a senior lecturer in Philosophy at the University of Manchester.

Full details and ticket information can be found at the University of Sheffield Box Office here.

We hope to see you all here!