2018 Annual SGIR Conference: ​

Conceptions of Life in German Idealism and Romanticism

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(1) 2019 Central APA, SGIR Session on

​Aesthetics and Perception

Speakers:

– Janum Sethi (University of Michigan)​​​​ 

“Kant on Concepts, Common Sense and the Systematicity of Nature”

– Allen Speight (Boston University)

“Appreciation, Engagement and the Problem of Interpretation”

– ​Clinton Tolley (University of California, San Diego)
​"Post-Kantianism on the Social and the Pleasureable in the sensus communis"

Invited Speakers:
Karl Ameriks (University of Notre Dame)
Elizabeth Millán (DePaul University)
Anne Pollok (University of South Carolina)
Allen Speight (Boston University)
​Rachel Zuckert (Northwestern University)


Speakers: 
Daniel Carranza (U Chicago)
"Incipience: Goethe's Animal Aesthetics as a Solution to Schillerian Paradoxes"​


Gunnar Hindrichs (U Basel)

"The Unity of Nature"


Michael House (U South Carolina)

"That Microcosm of Folly:
Getting it Wrong in Goethe's Faust"​

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2019 SGIR Sessions at the Central

American Philosophical Association
Chair: Keren Gorodeisky

2017 Eastern American Philosophical Association​​ SGIR Session on

Goethe

Thursday, January 5th, 12-2 pm – Baltimore, MD

2018 SGIR Sessions at the Pacific

American Philosophical Association​​

Chair: Meghant Sudan

Chair:

 Meghant Sudan

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REGISTRATION

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Chair: Meghant Sudan

(2) 2019 Pacific APA, SGIR Author Meets Critics

Book:

 Kant and the Reorientation of Aesthetics

Author:

– Joseph Tinguely (University of South Dakota)

Critics:

– Naomi Fischer (Loyola University in Chicago)

– Samantha Matherne (Harvard University)

– Moran Godess-Riccitelli (University of Potsdam)

(1) 2018 Eastern APA, SGIR Session on

Systematicity


Speakers:

Melissa Zinkin (Binghamton University)

Jere Surber (University of Denver)​


Commentator:

Janum Sethi (University of Michigan)​​​​

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(2) 2019 Eastern APA, SGIR Author Meets Critics

Book: 

Hegel on Second Nature in Ethical Life

Author:

​​Andreja Novakovic (University of California, Riverside)

Critics:

Mark Alznauer (Northwestern University)

Dean Moyar (Johns Hopkins University)

2020 SGIR Conference on "The Formation of Aesthetics in the Long Eighteenth Century"

Fall 2020 – Södertörn University, Sweden

Keynote Speakers:

TBA

Invited Speakers:
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2017 SGIR-NAKS Joint Conference

"Kantian Legacies in German Idealism"

14 & 15 of October 2017 – Department of Philosophy, Stanford University

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Keynote Speakers

Johannes Haag (University of Potsdam)
Jane Kneller (Colorado State University)

Conference Organizers:

Gerad Gentry, Helga Varden, and Rachel Zuckert

Chairs:

Karl Ameriks (University of Notre Dame)

​Graciela De Pierris (Stanford University)

Michael Friedman (Stanford University)

​​Daniel Lindquist (Indiana University)

Huaping Lu-Adler (Georgetown University)

Sasha Mudd (University of Southhampton))




Chair:
Howard Williams

(Aberystwyth U)

Sessions and 

Conferences

Chair: Rosalind Chaplin and Brian Tracz

(1) 2019 Pacific APA, SGIR Session on

Space in Kant

Speakers:

– ​Michael Friedman (Stanford University)

"Space, Geometry, and Natural Science in Kant and Post-Kantian Idealism"

– James Messina (University of Wisconsin-Madison)

 Speakers:
Henry Allison (UC San Diego)

Angela Breitenbach (Cambridge)

​Charlie Cooper-Simpson (University of Toronto)

Jordan Daniels (Emory University)

​Naomi Fisher (Clark University)

Eckart Förster (Johns Hopkins University)
Paul Franks (Yale University)

​Gabe Gottlieb (Xavier University)

Susan Hahn (MIT)

Anja Jauernig (New York University)

Sabina Vaccarino Bremner (Columbia University)

Andrew Werner (University of Chicago/Yale University)​
​Allen Wood (Indiana University)

2019 SGIR Sessions at the Pacific

​American Philosophical Association

(2) 2019 Central APA, SGIR Author Meets Critics

Book:

Kant on Reflection and Virtue

Author:

– Melissa Merritt (University of New South Wales)

Critics:

– Colin McLear (University of Nebraska, Lincoln)

​“Kant on Reflection Attention, and Virtue”

– Francey Russel (Yale University)

“The Place of Self-Knowledge in Kantian Virtue”

​David Sussman (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)

​"TBA"

Melissa Merritt –“Response to My Critics”

(1) 2019 Eastern APA, SGIR Session on

the a priori ​in Feminism and Race

Speakers:

Lucy Allais (University of California, San Diego)

Pauline Kleingeld (University of Groningen)
Charles Mills (CUNY Graduate Center)
Jordan Pascoe (Manhattan College)​


2016 Inaugural Conference of the Society for German Idealism and Romanticism

"The Imagination in German Idealism and Romanticism"
1-2 October 2016 – Department of Germanic Studies, University of Chicago

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2019 SGIR Session on the "Poetic Sensorium of Romanticism"

at the German Studies Association

October, 2019 –  Portland, OR

Chair: Daniel Carranza

Speakers:

– Hannah Eldridge (University of Wisconsin, Madison)
“Science as System: Gottfried Hermann”

– Michael House (University of South Carolina)
“Before There Were Things: Hölderlin’s Hyperion and the Skeptical Poetics of Immediacy”
– Martha Helfer (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey)
“The Subterranean Sublime”

Commentator:
– Karl Ameriks (University of Notre Dame)

Conference Organizer:

Gerad Gentry

2017 Pacific American Philosophical Association​​

SGIR Session on

Kantian Normativity 

​Saturday, April 15th, 6-9 pm – Seattle, WA

Speakers: 

Alix Cohen (Edinburgh)
"Kant on Science and Value"


​Samantha Matherne (UC Santa Cruz)
"Kant on the Scope of Aesthetic Reasons​"


Melissa Merritt (UNSW Sydney)
"Kantian Cognitive Value"​


Konstantin Pollok (U South Carolina)
"Epistemic Normativity in Kant"

2018 SGIR Sessions at the Eastern

American Philosophical Association​​

Chair: Gerad Gentry

2019 SGIR-HSGB Joint Conference: ​

Hegel and Freedom

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(2) 2018 Eastern APA, SGIR Author Meets Critics


Book:

Kant's Theory of Normativity: Exploring the Space of Reason

​Author:

Konstantin Pollok (University of South Carolina)


Critics:

Huaping Lu-Adler (Georgetown University)

​Brian Tracz (University of California, San Diego)​​

2018 SGIR Sessions at the Central

American Philosophical Association​​

Chair: Keren Gorodeisky


(1) 2018 Central APA, SGIR Session on

Conceptions of Matter and Form ​​


Speakers:

​Anastasia Artemyev Berg (Cambridge University)

Matthias Hasse (University of Chicago)


Commentator:

Jennifer Ryan Lockhart (Auburn University)​​

2019 SGIR Sessions at the Eastern

American Philosophical Association
Chair: Gerad Gentry


(1) 2018 Pacific APA, SGIR Session on

Skepticism


Speakers:

Elena Ficara (Universität Paderborn)

Plinio Smith (Universidade Federal de São Paulo)

​Kenneth Westphal (Boğaziçi University)



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(2) 2018 Pacific APA, SGIR Author Meets Critics

Book:

Herder's Hermeneutics: History Poetry, Enlightenment

Author:

Kristin Gjesdal (Temple University)


Critics:

Karl Ameriks (University of Notre Dame)

​Anne Pollok (University of South Carolina)

(2) 2018 Central APA, SGIR Author Meets Critics

Book:

Thinking with Kant's Critique of Judgment

Author:

Michel Chaouli (Indiana University)


Critics:

Katalin Makkai (Bard College Berlin)

Joseph Tinguely (University of South Dakota)