2016 Meeting of the
South Carolina Society for Philosophy

Biennial Joint Meeting with the North Carolina Philosophical Society



February 26-27, 2016 at Appalachian State University

Boone, North Carolina


Keynote Speaker: L. A. Paul


Professor of Philosophy, UNC Chapel Hill

Professorial Fellow in the Arché Research Centre, University of St. Andrews



Conference Program (pdf)




There is a group rate for SCSP/NCPS participants at the Boone Comfort Suites. Rates are $116-120 per night on Friday and Saturday nights, $60-84 on Thursday night. The hotel is about a mile from the conference venue and there's a free bus to campus. To reserve a room at the conference rate, call Comfort Suites in Boone at (828) 268-0099. The deadline to get the rate is Friday, Feb 5.


Conference Fees:

The fee schedule this year will be the following:


Undergraduate students: $5

Graduate students: $15

Faculty: $25


We'll be able to accept cash or check only (sorry, no credit cards this year) on site, and we will be able to provide you with a receipts for your records. If you would like to pay in advance, you can mail a check -- payable to SCSP -- to Benjamin McCraw, Society Treasurer at:


Benjamin McCraw

Department of History, Political Science, Philosophy, and American Studies

USC Upstate

800 University Way

Spartanburg, SC 29303