CALL FOR PAPERS:
HEGEL AND GERMAN IDEALISM
Graduate Student Conference
University of Notre Dame
March 6-8, 2009
Deadline for Submission: December 15, 2008
Robert Brandom, University of Pittsburgh
Paul Franks, University of Toronto
Graduate students of the Notre Dame philosophy department invite
papers relating to the philosophy of Hegel and the tradition of German
Idealism. This conference, sponsored by the Nanovic Institute for
European Studies, is designed to provide graduate students in
philosophy and all areas of the humanities the opportunity to present
research on issues related to the philosophical and historical roots,
development, and impact of Hegel’s philosophy and German Idealism.
Possible topics include, but are not limited to:
• The philosophical origins of German Idealism (in Kant, the post-
Kantians, the Romantics, etc…).
• 19th century critiques of Hegel and German Idealism.
• Influence of Hegel/ German Idealism on 19th and/or 20th century
• The impact of Hegel/ German Idealism on contemporary philosophy.
• The revival of interest in Hegel and German Idealism in contemporary
Papers should be suitable for 20-minute presentation (10-12 pages) and
should be submitted in blind review format. Deadline for submission is
December 15, 2008. Please include author’s name, title, and
institutional affiliation in email. Notifications will be made no
later than February 1, 2009. Selected presenters will be provided with
meals and campus hotel accommodations for the conference. Submissions
and questions should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more details, please visit our website: http://nanovic.nd.edu/hegel.html
Sponsored by the Nanovic Institute for European Studies and
the University of Notre Dame Graduate School