Sources of Knowledge: A Conference with Andrea Kern

WhenFebruary 09, 2018 - February 11, 2018 (All Day)
WhereFranke Institute for the Humanities
Event Websitehttp://www.fagi.uni-leipzig.de/conferences/sources-of-knowledge/
Contact InformationOther Contacts (see description)
DescriptionThis conference is devoted to Andrea Kern’s recent ground-breaking book, ‘Sources of Knowledge’. It has far-reaching implications for contemporary epistemology and philosophy of mind, as well as for the understanding of Kant and Aristotle. The conference is jointly organized by Jim Conant (Leipzig/Chicago) and Matthias Haase (Chicago). It is funded and supported by the Alexander von Humboldt Professorship held by Prof. Conant at the University of Leipzig, as well as the Franke Institute for the Humanities and the Center for German Philosophy at the University of Chicago.

Sponsor(s):
Franke Institute for the Humanities
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
Center for German Philosophy at the University of Chicago

Selected speakers:
David Bakhurst
Queen's University
Adrian Haddock
University of Stirling
Guy Longworth
University of Warwick
Alexandra Newton
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Will Small
University of Illinois, Chicago
Michael Williams
Johns Hopkins University

Topic areas:
Epistemology
Philosophy of Mind

For more info, contact Mathis Koschel: koschel@uchicago.edu
CategoriesConferences/Lectures, Conferences, Arts, Diversity, Graduate Students
Persons with disabilities who need an accommodation in order to participate in this event should contact the event sponsor for assistance.