Ive got two conferences coming up, and I dont [have/get] to leave town for either of them.
First up (2-3 March) is the Auburn Philosophy Departments annual conference; the topic is the philosophy of colour, and the speakers are some of the top names in the field. (I went to high school with one of them; he played my slave in Plautuss Bacchides.) Poster here, other info here. The schedule hasnt been posted yet, but sessions run 9-5 on Friday and 10-5 on Saturday, at the Auburn art museum.
Next (8-10 March) is the Austrian Scholars Conference; schedule here. Ill be speaking on Austro-Libertarian Themes in Three Prague Authors: Čapek, Kafka, and Hašek. Czech your calendars!