Autumn 2017 Copies Available!

Autumn 2017 Copies Available!


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!


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 – 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 – 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 – more information regarding submission requirements can be found here.

We look forward to reading all your great work!

PhilonoUS is officially released!

PhilonoUS is officially released!

A big thanks to everybody who came to the launch party and a bigger thanks to everyone who bought a copy of the journal!

We would like to thank once again the University of Sheffield Department of Philosophy, all of our contributors and all of our editors who have made this possible. The journal is officially available to view online for free and purchase if you would like a physical copy.

We are inordinately proud to have a chance to showcase the best that philosophy undergraduates have to offer and look forward to the next issue of the journal, to be announced soon!

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Call For Papers

The Sheffield Undergraduate Journal of Philosophy is now accepting submissions for its first edition; papers are welcomed from any branch of Philosophy, but must be the work of Undergraduate students.

Further submission guidelines can be found here. Any queries regarding these guidelines or anything else more generally should be directed to the Editors-in-Chief at

Deadline for Submissions: 28th March 2016, 5pm.