Program

Being presented via ZOOM

Wednesday, August 12th, 2020

  • 1:00-2:20
    "Searching for the Holy Grail of Philosophy: C.A. Campbell's Intrinsic Necessity as a Model for Leibnizian Contingency"
    David Scott (University of Victoria)

  • 2:30-3:50
    "Desc (Art):Part II
    Andreea Mihalii (Wilfrid Laurier University)

Thursday, August 13th, 2020

  • 10:30-11:55
    "Self Esteem in Sppinoza's "Ethics""
    Noa Naaman-Zauderer (Tel Aviv Universityr)
  • 12:00-1:20
    "The Case for an Incompatibilist Libertarian Interpretation of Descartes"
    Lex Newman (University of Utah)

  • 2:00-3:20
    "Kant's Rechtslehre and Egalitarian Justice"

    Jeff Edwards (SUNY, Stonybrook)

  • 3:30-4:50
    "Between Primacy and Equality: Kant on the Primacy of the Practical"
    Andy Britton (University of Memphis)


Friday, August 14th, 2020

  • 10:30-11:55
    "Scientia and the Cartesian Circle"
    Tom Vinci (Dalhousie University)
  • 2:00-3:20
    "
    Askesis or Self-transformation in the Meditations: "Ancient Exempla"
    Joanne Waugh (University of South Florida/Rober Ariew: University of South Florida)"

  • 3:35-5:30 - joint session colloquium
    "Descartes and the Monstrous Thesis"
    Evan Thomas (Ohio State University)

    Commentator: Christina Behme (Kwantlan University