Aporia is published twice each year, in the fall and in the spring. The fall issue is exclusively online; the spring issue appears in print. The deadline for submissions for the fall issue is usually in October and for the spring issue in late January or early February.

We are now accepting submissions for the Fall 2023 issue.

The deadline for submissions is Friday, October 13th, 2023. Submissions should be emailed in Word (.docx) or Google Docs format to, or mailed with an electronic copy, to:


4086 JFSB

Brigham Young University

Provo, UT 84602

We welcome well-written, undergraduate papers on any philosophical topic. We prefer papers of approximately 3000–5000 words. Essays should be original, unpublished, and must not be in submission elsewhere. Authors must be undergraduates during the semester of publication. We are also soliciting short critical notices (500–1500 words) criticizing articles in the current and recent issues of Aporia. All submissions must be formatted for blind review. Please remove all identifying information from the body of your submission and include a cover page stating your name, the title of you submission, your university affiliation, and your email or postal address (if you are emailing your submission, you may include this cover page information in the body of your email).