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Faculty of Philosophy



The Unity of the Subject

First workshop of the DAAD Network on German Philosophy
Cambridge, 6-7 June 2016

Sidgwick Hall, Newnham College

Monday 6th June

1.00 pm

Angela Breitenbach (Cambridge):  Welcome

1.00 - 2.30 pm

Yoon Choi (Marquette):  Unities of the Kantian ‘I’

Comments by Anil Gomes (Oxford)

3.00 - 4.30 pm

Eric Watkins (UC San Diego):  Kant on the Unconditioned in Action

Comments by Daniel Schneider (Cambridge)

4.30 - 6.00 pm

Lucy Allais (UC San Diego/Witwatersrand):  The Disunity of the Moral Subject: Evil in Kant's Account of Agency

Comments by Alix Cohen (Edinburgh)

Tuesday 7th June

9.30 - 11.00 am

Michael Forster (Bonn/Chicago), Holism in Meaning and Interpretation

Comments by David Weberman (CEU Budapest)

11:30 - 1.00 pm

Dalia Nassar (Sydney), Conceptions of Unity in Schelling's Philosophy of Nature

Comments by G. Anthony Bruno (Toronto)

2.00 - 3.30 pm

Markus Gabriel (Bonn), Intuition, Representation, and Thinking in Hegel’s Philosophy of Mind

Comments by John Filling (Cambridge)

3.30 - 5.00 pm

Clinton Tolley (UC San Diego): Hegel on the Unity of Thought

Comments by Julia Peters (Tübingen)

Attendance is free, but registration required by 29th May. To register, please send an email with your name and affiliation to: .

Organiser: Angela Breitenbach.
Supported by the DAAD Cambridge Research Hub with funds from the German Federal Foreign Office.

Monday, 6 June, 2016 - 13:00 to Tuesday, 7 June, 2016 - 17:00
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Event location: 
Sidgwick Hall, Newnham College, Cambridge