2017 Meeting, October 6-7


University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Meeting Host: Bennett McNulty

Friday, October 6th:
9:15-10:15 Farshid Baghai (Villanova), “Reason’s Whole in Kant’s Critical Philosophy”
10:15-11:15 Catherine M. Smith (Iona College), “The Self-Respecting Animal”
11:30-12:30 Jessica Tizzard (Chicago), “Practical Reason and the Call to Faith” (*Nominee for the 2017 Markus Herz Prize)
2:00-3:00 Colin McLear (Nebraska, Lincoln), “Kant on Definition and Essence”
3:00-4:00 James Messina (Wisconsin, Madison), “Kant on the Pure Category of Substance”
4:30-6:00 Keynote Lecture
Chair: Michael Bennett McNulty (UMN)
Speaker: Daniel Warren (UC Berkeley), TBA
Saturday, October 7th:
9:00-10:00 Tyke Nunez (Wash U, St Louis), “Normativity, Logical Aliens, and the Laws of Kant’s Pure General Logic”
10:00-11:00 Stephanie Adair (Grand Valley State), “The Possibility of Pure Aesthetic Error in Kant’s Third Critique”
11:15-12:15 Janum Sethi (Michigan), “Two Feelings in the Beautiful”
1:30-2:30 Aaron Halper (Catholic U), “An Antinomy between Regulative Principles”
2:30-3:30 Daniel Smyth (Wesleyan), “Kant’s Infinities”

The goal of the Midwest Study Group of the North American Kant Society is to advance the discussion of Kant and
to promote interaction among Kant scholars.