CFA: Hegel’s Science of Logic (Porto Alegre, 16-17 May 2018)

We are glad to announce the national conference on Hegel’s Science of Logic, which will take place in Porto Alegre, at the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul on 16th and 17th of May 2018.

The post-graduate program in Philosophy of the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul – PUCRS and the Núcleo de Estudos Hegelianos – NEHGL – da Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul – UFRGS will promote the national conference on Hegel’s Science of Logic, for presenting the publication of the first Portuguese translation of the second volume of Hegel’s Science of Logic – the Doctrine of Essence.

The aim of this conference is to promote a discussion on classical and contemporary topics related to Hegel’s logic. The debate will involve scholars, researchers, post-graduate and graduate students.

Call for Papers

A call for paper is open starting from 26th February until 23th March. The abstracts will be selected, according to the following criteria: a) the relevance for the topic of the conference; b); quality of the proposal. Notification of acceptance will be sent by April 6th.

Guidelines for submission:

  1. Eligibility criteria: Submissions will only be accepted when submitted by researchers affiliated with some postgraduate program of Brazilian or foreign universities, or by students with master and doctoral degree, regardless of their affiliation.
  2. An extended abstracts should be submitted to The text (.doc format, Times New Roman and 1,5 line spacing) must include the title of the talk, the name of the author and her institutional affiliation, key words and a text, whose length must be between 2500 and 4500 characters (space included).

The evaluation of the submissions will be made by the organizing committee.

The authors of the accepted papers will present a 20 minutes talk (followed by a 10 minutes for the discussion) according to the program of the event.


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