Founded by Ruth Edith Hagengruber and Mary Ellen Waithe, the Journal of the History of Women Philosophers and Scientists (JHWP) is the world’s first journal dedicated to restoring and discussing the history of the texts written by and about women philosophers.
The Journal of the History of Women Philosophers and Scientists publishes biannually a thematic and a non-thematic issue.
The Journal of the History of Women Philosophers and Scientists understands itself to be contributing to a renewal of philosophy and as a critical
Call for paper for the first thematic issue Vol I, 1:
Women Philosophers – Beyond Boundaries Full paper submission: June 30, 2022
The first issue is devoted to the pressing questions of the present, which goes hand in hand with the rediscovery of the history of women philosophers and scientists.
– Should these newly discovered texts be placed within the patriarchal context or do we need a new start?
– Do the texts of women philosophers fit seamlessly into the conventionalized patriarchal historiography or do they revolutionize our cultural intellectual habitudes?
– What role do women from history play regarding non-Western philosophy, colonialism and classism?
– How does the history of women philosophers contribute to promoting change in philosophy, politics, science?
Please submit your anonymized paper (7.500-10.000 words) for peer review to the editors-in- chief (email addresses below) no later than June 30, 2022. Publication date of Volume 1, Issue 1 is Spring 2023.
If you have any questions, please contact the editors-in-chief Mary Ellen Waithe: firstname.lastname@example.org and Ruth Hagengruber: email@example.com.