About the Society

Founded in 1993, the Philosophy of Time Society (PTS) promotes the study of the philosophy of time from a broad analytic perspective.  It grew out of an NEH Seminar on the Philosophy of Time that George Schlesinger organized in 1991. The PTS collaborates with the Centre for Time in Australia and the Center for Philosophy of Time  in Italy as part of the International Association for the Philosophy of Time (IAPT). The primary purpose of the IAPT is the organization of an annual conference on the philosophy of time, the venue of which rotates between Europe, Australasia, and North America. The next meeting of the IAPT will take place in June 2017  on Lake Garda in Italy.

The PTS also hosts three annual meetings in conjunction with the divisional meetings of the American Philosophical Association (APA). Click on the “Meetings” and “Call for Papers” tabs to find out about upcoming meetings.

The Society welcomes new members.  Our membership fee is US$15.00 a year. To join the society, or to renew your membership, please click this button:

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