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Dutch Seminar in Early Modern Philosophy

30 May - 31 May

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Program Wednesday 30 May 2018 8:30 am Arrival 9:00 am Keynote: Karin de Boer (KU Leuven): Kant’s Inquiries into a New Touchstone for Metaphysical Truth 10:30 am Coffee 10:45 am Hadley Marie Cooney (University of Wisconsin-Madison): Cavendish and Descartes on Animal Consciousness 11:30 am Botond Csuka (Eötvös Loránd University): “Gentle” and “Gross” Exercises: Aesthetic Experience and Well-Being in Addison’s Essays 12:15 pm Alan Nelson (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill): Locke on Ideas of Reflection, Inner Sense, and the…

Program

Wednesday 30 May 2018

8:30 am    Arrival 9:00 am    Keynote: Karin de Boer (KU Leuven): Kant’s Inquiries into a New Touchstone for Metaphysical Truth 10:30 am    Coffee 10:45 am    Hadley Marie Cooney (University of Wisconsin-Madison): Cavendish and Descartes on Animal Consciousness 11:30 am    Botond Csuka (Eötvös Loránd University): “Gentle” and “Gross” Exercises: Aesthetic Experience and Well-Being in Addison’s Essays 12:15 pm    Alan Nelson (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill): Locke on Ideas of Reflection, Inner Sense, and the Historical Plain Method 1:00 pm    Lunch (own arrangements) 2:15 pm    Anna Markwart (Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń): Sophie de Grouchy and Adam Smith: Education for Sympathy 3:00 pm    Stephen Evensen (Biola University): Reading Kant Through Grotius: Is the Categorical Imperative Substantive or Procedural? 3:45 pm    Stephen Howard (KU Leuven): Physical and Psychological Forces in Wolff, Baumgarten, and Kant 4:30 pm    Tea 4:45 pm    Nathan Porter (University of Utah): Spinoza's Theodicy (via Skype) 5:15 pm    Nastassja Pugliese (University of São Paulo): Substance and Individuation in Anne Conway as a Critique to Spinoza (via Skype) 6:00 pm    Adam Harmer (University of California, Riverside): Anthony Collins on Texture and Structural Emergence

Thursday 31 May 2018

8:30 am    Doors open 9:00 am    Iulia Mihai (Ghent University): Du Châtelet on the Principle of Continuity, Change and Process 9:45 am    Scott Harkema (Ohio State University): On the Role of Illusion in Du Chatelet’s Theory of Happiness 10:30 am    Coffee 10:45 am    Boris Demarest (University of Amsterdam): Soul as Nature: the Naturalist Animism of Van Helmont and Stahl 11:30 am    Keynote: Christia Mercer (Columbia University): Descartes’ Demons and Debts, or Why We Should Work on Women in the History of Philosophy 1:00 pm    End
Attendance is free and all are welcome, especially students.

Program

Wednesday 30 May 2018

8:30 am    Arrival

9:00 am    Keynote: Karin de Boer (KU Leuven): Kant’s Inquiries into a New Touchstone for Metaphysical Truth

10:30 am    Coffee

10:45 am    Hadley Marie Cooney (University of Wisconsin-Madison): Cavendish and Descartes on Animal Consciousness

11:30 am    Botond Csuka (Eötvös Loránd University): “Gentle” and “Gross” Exercises: Aesthetic Experience and Well-Being in Addison’s Essays

12:15 pm    Alan Nelson (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill): Locke on Ideas of Reflection, Inner Sense, and the Historical Plain Method

1:00 pm    Lunch (own arrangements)

2:15 pm    Anna Markwart (Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń): Sophie de Grouchy and Adam Smith: Education for Sympathy

3:00 pm    Stephen Evensen (Biola University): Reading Kant Through Grotius: Is the Categorical Imperative Substantive or Procedural?

3:45 pm    Stephen Howard (KU Leuven): Physical and Psychological Forces in Wolff, Baumgarten, and Kant

4:30 pm    Tea

4:45 pm    Nathan Porter (University of Utah): Spinoza’s Theodicy (via Skype)

5:15 pm    Nastassja Pugliese (University of São Paulo): Substance and Individuation in Anne Conway as a Critique to Spinoza (via Skype)

6:00 pm    Adam Harmer (University of California, Riverside): Anthony Collins on Texture and Structural Emergence

Thursday 31 May 2018

8:30 am    Doors open

9:00 am    Iulia Mihai (Ghent University): Du Châtelet on the Principle of Continuity, Change and Process

9:45 am    Scott Harkema (Ohio State University): On the Role of Illusion in Du Chatelet’s Theory of Happiness

10:30 am    Coffee

10:45 am    Boris Demarest (University of Amsterdam): Soul as Nature: the Naturalist Animism of Van Helmont and Stahl

11:30 am    Keynote: Christia Mercer (Columbia University): Descartes’ Demons and Debts, or Why We Should Work on Women in the History of Philosophy

1:00 pm    End

Attendance is free and all are welcome, especially students.

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