The Mark Sanders Foundation is accepting unpublished essays (between 3,000 and 8,000 words)aimed at a general audience. The winner will recieve 4500USD, as well as publication in Philosopher’s Imprint. Runner-up will be published in Aeon. The deadline for submissions is 15 September 2017. All are encouraged to submit. One purpose of this blog is to provide a space for our peers (students and profs) to workshop papers in preparation for submission.