First Call for Abstracts: Philosophy & Neuroscience @The Gulf VII

PDF of the CFA

DATES: Thursday, October 3 through Saturday, October 5, 2024

LOCATION: Beachfront Hilton Pensacola Beach Hotel, Pensacola Beach, Florida

REGISTRATION: There is no registration fee.

CO-ORGANIZERS & CONTACTS: John Bickle (Mississippi State University and University of Mississippi Medical Center); Dan Burnston (Tulane University)

ABSTRACT (maximum 500 words) DUE DATE: July 1, 2024

THEMES: 1) Philosophical issues in systems neuroscience; 2) Methodological issues across the neurosciences; 3) Varia: philosophy of/and neuroscience or neurophilosophy (broadly construed) 

This workshop is open to historians, philosophers, and scientists working at all levels of investigation. We will continue our tradition of bringing junior and senior scholars together in conversation.

We will feature our usual events, including invited philosopher and neuroscientist keynote lectures. In addition to submitted presentations, this year we introduce a new format: Panel Discussions! 

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PDF of the CFA

Abstracts (up to 500 words) are due by July 1, 2023.

A second call for abstracts will be sent early June, and will include submission guidelines.

Participants will be responsible for their own travel costs; the Hilton Pensacola Beach will offer special conference rates to all participants for Wednesday night, October 2 through Sunday, October 6. There continues to be no workshop registration fee.

This year’s meeting is financially supported by the Department of Philosophy and Religion at Mississippi State University. Funding from Mississippi State pays for meeting space, and coffee and refreshment breaks each day.

Please direct all queries to John Bickle at or

Dan Burnston at

The Deep South Philosophy & Neuroscience Workgroup is an affiliated group of the American Philosophical Association (APA) and the Philosophy of Science Association (PSA). We are dedicated to promoting professional interactions among philosophers and neuroscientists through transdisciplinary research and meetings, and to promulgating the results of these interactions. Find the PDFs of this CFA and past programs at 

PDF of the CFA

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