Pacific Study Group

of the

North American Kant Society

2002 Meeting Program

October 5-6, 2002

UCSD, La Jolla California


Saturday, October 5:

1:00 p.m. Allen Wood, Stanford University "What is Transcendental Idealism?"

2:30 p.m. Seung-Kee Lee, Drew University "The Grounds for the Objectivity of the Distinction between Analytic and Synthetic Judgments in Kant's Critical Philosophy"

4:00 p.m. Sergio Tenenbaum, University of Toronto "Speculative Mistakes and Ordinary Temptations: Kant on Instrumentalist Conceptions of Practical Reason"

5:30 p.m. Business Meeting and Reception Evening: Group dinner. (Arrangements will be announced at the meeting.)

Sunday, October 6:

9:00 a.m.Desmond Hogan (Yale University)
"Intelligibility and Ideality: Crusius, Kant, and a 'Neglected Alternative'"
(Winner of the Graduate Student Stipend)

10:30 a.m. Art Strum (Stanford University)
"The Politics of Aesthetic Historiography//Policing the Critical Republic: Kant's critique of Herder's Ideen"

12:00 noon, Sharon Anderson-Gold (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)
"Prophetic History, Kant, and Cosmopolitanism"

The meeting will take place in the Philosophy Department's Seminar Room (room 7077, on the 7th floor), Humanities & Social Sciences Building (H&SS), on the campus of the University of California, San Diego. The Humanities and Social Sciences building is located in Muir College, with parking nearby. (See Campus map for details.)

Lodging is available at: La Jolla Cove Suites, 1155 Coast Blvd., La Jolla, CA, 92037. Reservations can be made be calling (toll-free) 888-525-6552. (See also Rooms may also be available at The Stratford Inn, 710 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014 (858) 755-1501.

Meetings are free and open to all. There is no membership. The PSG receives financial support from the North American Kant Society and from host universities (in this case, from the Philosophy Department, the German Studies Program, and the Center for the Humanities at UCSD).

Please notify the Conference Organizer (Eric Watkins) if you plan on attending.

Conference Organizer:

Professor Eric Watkins,
University of California, San Diego
Department of Philosophy, 0119
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093

(858) 822-0082


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