University of Sydney
November 27 – 29, 2023

The ASCP provides a broad intellectual forum for scholars working within or in communication with continental philosophy and European philosophical traditions. We welcome papers from philosophers, non-philosophers and anti-philosophers working in any discipline, from diverse backgrounds at any stage of their career.

Keynote Speakers

Joanne Faulkner Joanne Faulkner (Macquarie University)

Co-hosted with the Australian Political Studies Association

Gail Weiss Gail Weiss (George Washington University)

Plenary Panel

Marion Tapper Marion Tapper

Celebrating Marion Tapper’s Contribution to Philosophy in Australia

About the Plenary Panel

Registration is now available

Registration Information

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Abstract Submission

The conference committee invites abstracts for papers, thematic panels, and book panels (usually for books published in the last three years). If you are interested in organising a stream of panels around a common theme, please email the conference committee at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Scholars are only allowed to present one paper in the conference. An exception may be made if a scholar is also providing commentary at a book panel.

Submission Instructions

To support scholars who cannot travel to Sydney or who cannot present in person, we are offering limited places on an online stream. If you wish to apply for the online stream, please indicate so in the abstract submission form. Online participation will include access to the keynotes and to online panels only.

Deadline for submissions: 15 September.

The 2023 ASCP conference this year will be part of the Congress of the Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences.

The ASCP awards a limited number of bursaries to assist postgraduate and under-employed academics to participate in the conference if they are unable to obtain funding from their home institution.

Deadline for bursary applications: 30 September.

Read more about the bursary

For information about accommodation and childcare options, COVID planning, the conference venue and the city of Sydney, please take a look at the website of the Congress of the Humanities, Arts and the Social Sciences, in which the 2023 ASCP Conference is participating.

CHASS 2023 Information

All participants in the ASCP conference ought to conform with the University of Sydney's COVID-19 policy.


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Conference Committee

  • Thomas Corbin
  • Joe Hughes
  • Marilyn Stendera
  • Dimitris Vardoulakis
  • Alexandre Lefebvre
  • Christine Polowyj
  • Jacinta Sassine