Call for Papers and Award Nominations

2013 IAPS Conference
12/17/2012 16:35

The International Association for the Philosophy of Sport (IAPS) invites abstracts for their 41st annual conference, to be held 4-8 September, 2013 at the California State University Fullerton, United States.


Interested undergraduate and graduate students are also invited to submit for the third R. Scott Kretchmar Student Essay Award.  Full papers for this award are due by June 17, 2013.


Abstracts may address any area of the philosophy of sport and should be emailed to the Conference Chair by 1 April, 2013.  Proposals for round table and panel discussions are also welcome and should be submitted in the same format as abstracts. Abstracts should be 300-500 words long, in English, and contain the following:


1. Name, E-mail, current position, and employer

2. Title of Programme

3. Key Words (three to five)

4. Primary Content Area/s (choose no more than 2)

a. Ethics

b. Metaphysics

c. Aesthetics

d. Epistemology

e. Phenomenology

f. Comparative

g. Applied

h. History

i. Other (explain)

5. Indicate special Audio-Visual requirements (computer & projector will be provided)


For more information and to submit abstracts, please email the Conference Chair, Jesús Ilundáin-Agurruza at