Aims and Scope

The Society for Philosophy and Disability, or SPD, is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to furthering research and teaching on philosophical issues related to disability and to promoting inclusiveness and support for people with disabilities in philosophical education and in the profession of philosophy. SPD aims to provide a forum for philosophical discussion of disability by arranging meetings, maintaining an online presence, and organizing academic projects.

SPD News

For more information contact:

Adam Cureton
President, Society for Philosophy and Disability
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
University of Tennessee
808 McClung Tower
Knoxville, TN 37996

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Our very own SPD board member, Professor Eva Kittay, has been elected to serve as Vice-President of the Eastern Division of the American Philosophical Association this year. She will serve as President of that division of the APA the following year. Please join us in congratulating Eva, who we know will do a wonderful job!

A full list of 2015 APA election results can be found here:

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