Eastern Division of the North American Kant Society

May 4, 2019 - May 5, 2019
Brandeis University

Mandel Center for the Humanities
415 South Street
Waltham 02453
United States

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Princeton University
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Submission Deadline: January 15, 2019

May 4–5, 2019

Brandeis University

The Eastern Study Group of the NAKS invites submissions for its 16thannual meeting to take place at Brandeis University on Saturday and Sunday, May 4–5, 2018. 

Keynote Speaker: Andrew Chignell (Princeton)

Author Meets Critics Session on Laura Papish (George Washington), Kant on Evil, Self-Deception, and Moral Reform (OUP, 2018)

Critics: Martin Sticker (Bristol) and Jessica Tizzard (Connecticut)

Please send all abstracts electronically to Kate Moran, kmoran@brandeis.edu

Please submit a detailed abstract (1,000–1,200 words) with a select bibliography. Submissions should be prepared for blind review and include a word count. Please supply contact information in a separate file. If you are a graduate student, please indicate this in your contact information. 

The selection committee welcomes contributions on all topics of Kantian scholarship (contemporary or historically oriented), including discussions of Kant’s immediate predecessors and successors. Presentation time is limited to 30 minutes, followed by 30 minutes of discussion. The best graduate student paper will receive a $200 stipend and be eligible for the Markus Herz Prize. Women, minorities, and graduate students are encouraged to submit. 

Papers already read or accepted at other NAKS study groups or meetings may not be submitted. Presenters must be members of NAKS in good standing. 

Papers will be posted in the “members only” section of the NAKS website and circulated in advance among participants. 

ENAKS receives support from NAKS and host universities. 

For questions about ENAKS or the upcoming meeting, please contact Kate Moran (kmoran@brandeis.edu)or consult the ENAKS website at www.enaks.net.

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