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Conference: Kant and Analytic Metaphysics

Saturday April 21, 2018 - Sunday April 22, 2018

Organized by Professor Nick Stang, this conference aims to generate dialogue between contemporary analytic metaphysicians and scholars of Kant, who famously questioned whether such a thing as metaphysics is even possible.

Conference Schedule:

Saturday, April 21

  • 9:15—meet at Holiday Inn (Carlton & Yonge) to walk over to JHB together
  • 10-11:45—Michaela McSweeney (Boston University), “Abstract Amodal Perception: Reclaiming the Sixth Sense”; Comments by Colin McLear (University of Nebraska, Lincoln)
  • 11:45-1:15—Lunch
  • 1:15-3—Ted Sider (Rutgers), “Theoretical Equivalence”; Comments by Ralf Bader (Oxford)
  • 3:15-5—Jonathan Schaffer (Rutgers), “Grundlegung zur Metaphysik”; Comments by Eric Watkins (UCSD)
  • 5-5:30—Break
  • 5:30-7:15—Kris McDaniel (Syracuse), “Kantian Ontological Pluralism Without Transcendental Idealism”; Comments by Damian Melamedoff (Toronto)

Sunday, April 22

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Saturday April 21, 2018
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Sunday April 22, 2018
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Organizer

Nick Stang
Email:
nick.stang@utoronto.ca
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Venue

Jackman Humanities Building, Room 418
170 St. George Street
Toronto, Ontario M5R 2M8 Canada
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Phone:
416-978-3311
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