The Southern study group of the
North American Kant Society



Announces its fifth meeting and Call for Papers

March 7-8, 2013

Hosted by St. Mary's College

San Antonio, TX


Keynote Speakers:

Professor Karin de Boer, Katholieke Universiteit, Leuven

Professor Kristi Sweet, Texas A&M University


Deadline: The deadline for submissions is December 15, 2014.

Submissions: Submissions should be prepared for blind review and sent by email to the organizer, J. Colin McQuillan, at Please include your contact information and indicate whether you are a graduate student in the body of your email.

Guidelines: The selection committee welcomes papers in all areas of Kant scholarship. Submissions should not exceed 20 double-spaced pages, as reading time will be limited to 30 minutes. Please include a 300-word abstract at the beginning of your submission.

Papers read at other NAKS meetings may not be submitted. NAKS membership is also mandatory for submissions. To become a member, please visit: The best graduate student paper will receive a $200 stipend and will be eligible for the Markus Herz Prize. Selected papers may also be considered for inclusion in the book series Rethinking Kant, published by Cambridge Scholars Press.

Contact: J. Colin McQuillan, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, St. Mary’s University:

Click here for a printable CFP for the conference.