Talks

"Aesthetic Autonomy and Norms of Exposure," ASA Annual Meeting, November 15-18, 2017: New Orleans.

"A New Approach to Kant's Account of Aesthetic Autonomy," UK Kant Society Annual Meeting, September 4-6, 2017: St. Andrews.   

"From Imagination to Understanding: Heidegger and Merleau-Ponty's Appropriation of the Kantian Imagination," International Society for Phenomenological Studies, July 24-28, 2017: Kennebunkport, Maine. 

"Cassirer on Two Kinds of Relativism," Text and Context in German Philosophical Thought, June 13-14, 2017: Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Munich

"Aesthetic Autonomy and Norms of Exposure," Art Rules: Reasons, Norms, and Standards - A Conference on Aesthetic Normativity, May 19-20, 2017: Utah Museum of Contemporary Art 

"Reversing the Kantian Imagination: Heidegger and Merleau-Ponty on Imagination as Understanding," The Imagination: Kantian and Phenomenological Models Workshop, May 5-6, 2017: University of Montreal

"Kant on the Scope of Aesthetic Reasons," Society for German Idealism and Romanticism Session: "Epistemic Normativity," Pacific APA, April 15, 2017: Seattle

Critic for Author-Meets-Critics Session on Sebstian Luft's The Space of Culture, Pacific APA, April 12, 2017: Seattle

"Aesthetic Autonomy and Norms of Exposure," Colloquium, March 31, 2017: University of New Mexico 

Panelist: Enactivist Perspectives for the Probability and Perception Workshop, March 11-12, 2017: University of California, Berkeley

"A New Approach to Kant on the Autonomy of Aesthetic Response," American Society of Aesthetics, Annual Meeting, November 2016: Seattle

"Cassirer on Scientific Relativism as a Model for Cultural Relativism," “The Emergence of Relativism“ Conference, September 2016: University of Vienna

"Merleau-Ponty's Theory of Thought," International Society for Phenomenological Studies, July 2016: Kennebunkport, Maine

"Cassirer on the Teleology of Mathematics and Science," HOPOS 2016, June 22-25: Minneapolis

"Kant's Theory of Analogies," 3rd Biennial NAKS Conference, May 27-29, 2016: Emory University

Comments for the Invited Symposium: Aesthetic Reasons.  Speakers: Andrew McGonigal, Keren Gorodeisky, and Eric Marcus. March 31, 2016: Pacific APA, San Francisco.  

"The Status of Art in Cassirer's System of Culture," Centre for Advanced Studies in European Philosophy Session, Central APA, March 3, 2016: Chicago

"Creative Reception: Kant and Cassirer on the Spontaneity of Aesthetic Response," North American Neo-Kantian Society Session, Central APA, March 2, 2016: Chicago

"The Sublime as a Symbol of Morality," Colloquium, November 20, 2015: University of Notre Dame

Comments on Hannah Ginsborg's The Normativity of Nature. Author-Meets-Critics Session at the North American Kant Society Pacific Study Group, November 14, 2015: Simon Fraser University

"Kant on Cognition By Analogy", "Kant on Knowledge and Cognition" Workshop, October 23-24, 2015: University of Wisconsin, Madison

"Quantifying Creativity" Discussion Panelist, Data Science Event, October 19, 2015: UC Santa Cruz.

"The Sublime as a Symbol of Morality," 12th International Kant Congress "Nature and Freedom", September 21-25, 2015: University of Vienna

"Cassirer versus Heidegger on Art versus Science," International Society for Phenomenological Studies, July 28, 2015: Kennebunkport, Maine

"An Asymmetrical Kantian Heritage: Cassirer and Heidegger on Art and Science," The After-life of Phenomenology Workshop, April 24, 2015: Northwestern University

"Useful Fictions in Kant's Account of the Sublime," The Roles of Fiction in Early Modern Philosophy, April 17-18, 2015: University of Washington [link]

"Kant on Imagination, Images, and Perception," North American Kant Society Session 'Kant and the Imagination' at the Pacific American Philosophical Association, April 2015: Vancouver, BC

"The Unity of Science and Humanities in Marburg Neo-Kantianism," The Philosophy of Ernst Cassirer Conference, June 18-21, 2014: Marquette University [link]

"Images and Kant's Theory of Perception," Colloquium, May 16, 2014: Simon Fraser University

"Images and Kant's Theory of Perception," APA Pacific Division Meeting, April 2014: San Diego

"The Unity of Science and Humanities in Marburg Neo-Kantianism," UBC Department of Philosophy, January 24, 2014

"Kant's Expressive Theory of Music," American Society of Aesthetics Annual Meeting, October 30-November 2, 2013: San Diego.

"Kant's Expressive Theory of Music," 2nd Biennial National North American Kant Society Conference, May 31-June 2, 2013: Cornell University.

"Appropriating Schematism: Kantian Themes in Merleau-Ponty's Account of Perception," December 7, 2012: Pomona College.

"Appropriating the Productive Imagination: The Kantian Roots of Merleau-Ponty's Account of Pathology," September 15, 2012: Seminar in Phenomenology and the History of Philosophy, South Bend, IN [link]

"The Inclusive Interpretation of Kant's Aesthetic Ideas," September 22, 2012: British Society of Aesthetics Annual Conference, Oxford, U.K. [link]

"The Inclusive Interpretation of Kant's Aesthetic Ideas," May 11, 2012: History of Philosophy Roundtable, University of California, San Diego [link]

Poster Session, April 21, 2012: Second Annual Meeting of the UC President's Society of Fellows: What are We Doing When We Do the Humanities?, Santa Cruz, California [link]

"Synthesis from Kant to Phenomenology," SPAP Panel Discussion, April 7, 2012: APA Pacific Division Meeting, Group Program, Seattle, Washington

"Kant on the Primacy of Schematized Categories," April 5, 2012: APA Pacific Division Meeting, Main Program, Seattle, Washington

"Cézanne's Apple and the Art of Seeing," March 1, 2012: Center for Ideas and Society, University of California, Riverside

"Kant and the Art of Schematism," November 12-13, 2011: North American Kant Society Pacific Division Meeting, Santa Cruz, California

"Merleau-Ponty and Holism about Perceptual and Conceptual Content", September 20-21, 2011: Conceptual Content: History and Prospects, Cambridge, U.K.  [link]

"Was Merleau-Ponty a Kantian?" June 2011: Nature, Freedom, and History: Merleau-Ponty after 50 Years, Dublin, Ireland [link]

"Was Merleau-Ponty a Kantian?" May 2011: Southwestern Seminar in Continental Philosophy, Denver, Colorado

"'Style' and Merleau-Ponty's Account of Object Constancy," May 2010: Southwestern Seminar in Continental Philosophy, Albuquerque, New Mexico