The Atlantic Region Philosophers Association


The Atlantic Region Philosophers Association was formed in 1970 to foster research and scholarship within the philosophical community in Atlantic Canada. Its main function is to hold an annual conference where Atlantic Canadian philosophers (and visitors) can discuss their work.

2014 Annual Meeting


Memorial University, St. John's, Newfoundland
Friday the 24th and Saturday the 25th of October

For the call for papers, click here.



2013: Dalhousie University
2012: University of Prince Edward Island
2011: Mount Allison University

2010: University of King’s College


2009: Cape Breton University

Minutes of Annual General Meetings

2008: St. Francis Xavier University

List of Past Conferences and Keynote Speakers

2007: Saint Mary's University

A Short History of ARPA

2006: University of New Brunswick & St. Thomas University


2005: Memorial University of Newfoundland


2004: Dalhousie University


2003: Université de Moncton




This page is currently maintained at St. Francis Xavier University by Will Sweet.  Much of the material in it was taken from earlier versions of the ARPA homepage which were put together by Andrew Latus, Bob Martin, John Cook, and Jennifer McRobert.  Comments should be sent to