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MIDWEST STUDY GROUP

  • 24 Oct 2015
  • 25 Oct 2015
  • Northwestern University

MIDWEST STUDY GROUP

Dates: October 24-25, 2015

Place: Northwestern University

Program:

Saturday, Oct. 24th

9:00-9:15am: Welcome

9:15-10:15: Naomi Fisher (Notre Dame) “Kant on Animals”

10:15-11:15: Brian A. Chance (Oklahoma) “Pure Understanding, the Categories, and Kant’s Critique of Wolff”

11:15-11:30: Morning Break

11:30-12:30: Alexandra Newton (Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)

“Kant on Human Pleasure and Displeasure”

12:30-2:00: Lunch

2:00-3:00: Jessica Tizzard (Chicago)

“The Possibility of Kantian Frailty”

3:00-4:00: Christina Drogalis (Santa Clara)

“Kant and God’s Grace: Are Transcendental Ideas Necessary for the Overcoming of Radical Evil?”

4:00-4:30: Afternoon Break

4:30-6:00: Keynote Address

Paul Guyer (Brown)

“Enforcing the Law of Nature: The Background to Kant's Conception of the Relation Between Morality and Recht

7:00: Group Dinner (Location TBA)

Sunday, Oct. 25th

9:00-10:00: Taylor Rogers (Northwestern)

“The Moral Order of Commitment”

10:00-11:00: Laura Papish (George Washington)

“Commitment, Knowledge, and Kantian Moral Development”

11:00-11:15: Morning Break

11:15-12:15: Catherine M M Smith (Cornell)

“Must Self-Conceit Be Self-Conceited?: Making More of Kant´s Notion of Immorality”

12:15-1:30: Lunch

1:30-3:30: Panel on “Logic in Kant’s Wake”

Sandra Lapointe (McMaster): 

“Kant on Logic in Context”

Clinton Tolley (California, San Diego)

“Logic and Ontology in Kant and After”

 Lydia Patton (Virginia Tech)

“The New Analytic and the Laws of Logic”

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