Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal

Imagining Modernity: Kant’s Wager on Possibility, by Augustin Dumont

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Augustin Dumont is Assistant Professor in German Philosophy at the Université de Montréal. He is the author of the book L’opacité du sensible chez Fichte et Novalis (Jérôme Millon, 2012) and the co-editor (with Alexander Schnell) of the essay collection Einbildungskraft und Reflexion: Philosophische Untersuchungen zu Novalis (Münster, 2015). He has published many articles on topics within German Idealism and German Romanticism, including most recently, “De l’autre imprévu à l’autre impossible: Essais sur le romantisme allemande,” in Ideal & Real: Aspekte und Perspektiven des Deutschen Idealismus (Münster, 2016) and “Sollen et altérité selon Fichte: Sur l’intersubjectivité fondamentale, éthique et juridique,” Philosophiques (2016).

Augustin Dumont, “Imagining Modernity: Kant’s Wager on Possibility,” Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 38:1 (2017), pp. 53-88.

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