Call for Papers

Call for Papers

The theme for this year's conference is Communication Ethics After Virtue.  The conference centers on considering the implications of the work of Alasdair MacIntyre for communication ethics, with keynote speakers offering insights and connections. 

Presenters are encouraged to develope panels and submissions based on the work of Alasdair MacIntyre tied to communication ethics, specifically addressing the following works: 

  1. Dependent Rational Animals: Why Human Beings Need Virtues
  2. After Virtue
  3. Whose Justice? Which Rationality?

As always, we welcome papers addressing any aspects of communication ethics, regardless of connection to the conference theme. 

Papers: We invite abstracts of 200-500 words or completed papers of a maximum of 30 pages, including references.  Submissions should be double-spaced, using MLA, APA, or Chicago citation styles.

Panel Proposals:  Panel proposals may include up to five participants.  Please include a title page with a 500-word (maximum) rationale and a 200-word abstract for each presentation. 

Send all submissions to by April 10, 2020.