Call for Papers


Philosophy of Pain: A Special Issue in Honor of Nikola Grahek


Belgrade Philosophical Annual

Institute for Philosophy, University of Belgrade

ISSN: 0353-3891



This year, the Belgrade Philosophical Annual commemorates the twentieth anniversary of the passing of a distinguished member of our philosophical community, Nikola Grahek.

In honor of this occasion, the journal has dedicated a special issue to examining the philosophical dimensions of pain, a subject that Grahek explored in the later stages of his career and addressed in his seminal work, Feeling Pain and Being in Pain.

We welcome submissions that pertain to the philosophy of pain for consideration in this special issue of BPA.


Invited Contributions

Murat Aydede (University of British Columbia)

Valerie G. Hardcastle (University of Cincinnati)

Colin Klein (School of Philosophy, The Australian National University)

Manolo Martínez (Universitat de Barcelona)


Submission Deadline

August 31st 2023

All inquiries can be directed to the managing editor:

General Notes

Submitted papers should be prepared for anonymous review. All other relevant information should be sent in a separate document containing the author’s name and affiliation, the title of the paper, short abstract of not more than 250 words, and 4-5 keywords. All documents should be in a *.doc, *.docx, or *.pdf format.

Submissions should not be longer than 10000 words, including notes.

Only those whose submissions have been accepted will receive notifications.


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