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Schachtfest In celebration of Richard Schacht’s 50 Years in Philosophy at Illinois and in the Interpretive Tradition*

Schachtfest  -  October 7, 2017

In celebration of Richard Schacht’s 50 Years in Philosophy at Illinois and in the Interpretive Tradition*

Morning Session

            Chair: Sasha Newton              

 9:00                 Welcome and Opening           

 9:30                 Opening Speaker:  Richard Schacht – “The Very Idea of a Post-Kantian ‘Interpretive Tradition’”

 10:45               Break

 11:00               Speaker 2:  James Conant - “The Emergence of the Concept of the Analytic Tradition as a Form of Philosophical Self-Consciousness”

 12:15               Lunch Break

 Afternoon Session

            Chair: Helga Varden               

 1:45                 Speaker 3: Alexander Nehamas - “Nietzsche, Intention, Action”

 3:00                 Break

 3:15                 Speaker 4: Christine Korsgaard - “Species-Being and the Badness of Extinction and Death”

 4:30                 Concluding Panel: The Four Speakers

 5:30                 End of Program; Reception

 *Including the 2017 appearance of the two-volume Norton Anthology of Philosophy: After Kant, Richard Schacht, General Editor:

            Vol. 1:The Interpretive Tradition, Richard Schacht, editor; Vol. 2: The Analytic Tradition, James Conant and Jay Elliot, editors.

Wed, 06 Sep 2017

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2017 Fall Colloquium

10/20/2017 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

2017 Fall Colloquium

11/3/2017 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

2017 Fall Colloquium

12/1/2017 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

2018 Spring Colloquium

2/16/2018 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

2018 Spring Colloquium

3/9/2018 | 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Thu, 23 Mar 2017

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Ian Hegger has landed a job as a continuing lecturer in the Dept of Philosophy and Religion at Coastal Carolina Community College, starting January 2017.

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