Crossing Boundaries: Rorty’s Promise

The Richard Rorty Society will be holding its inaugural meeting at Hamilton College (Clinton, New York) September 8-10, 2016. Keynote Speakers TBA. Please see below for our Call for Abstracts and stay tuned to this site for more information.

Call for Abstracts:

The Richard Rorty Society invites submissions for its inaugural meeting on the theme of “Crossing Boundaries: Rorty’s Promise” or any aspect of his life and work. Please submit a 350-word abstract suitable for anonymous review via email to with “RRS Submission” in the subject line. The deadline for submissions is February 15, 2016.

We expect to have limited funds available to cover room and board for some international participants. Additional information about the conference, registration, lodging, and accessibility will be made available here.

Please feel free to download and circulate a PDF version of our Call for Abstracts.