Michael R. Allen is Professor of English at the University of California—Los Angeles. His recent books include Nuptial Arithmetic: Marsilio Ficino's Commentary on the Fatal Number in Book VIII of Plato's “Republic” (1994) and Plato's Third Eye: Studies in Marsilio Ficino's Metaphysics and Its Sources (1995). He is editor of Renaissance Quarterly.
Karl Ameriks is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Notre Dame. His books include Kant's Theory of Mind and a translation of Kant's Lectures on Metaphysics.
Rançois Azouvi is a contributor to the book Critique and Conviction: Conversations With François Azouvi and Marc De Launay and is the author of L'institution de la raison.
Frederick Beiser is Professor of Philosophy at Indiana University. His books include Enlightenment, Revolution, and Romanticism: The Genesis of Modern German Political Thought, 1790–1800, The Early Political Writings of the German Romantics, and The Cambridge Companion to Hegel.
Constance Blackwell is President of The Foundation for Intellectual History and one of the Directors of the International Society for Intellectual History. She is editor of Intellectual News and is on the board of the Journal of the History of Ideas. She is editing the English translation of the eight-volume work Giovanni Santinello's Storia della storie generali della filosophia and is writing an extensive study of Jacob Brucker's Historia critica philosophae (1742–1744).
Richard Bodéüs is a Professor in the Philosophy Department at the University of Montreal.
Harry M. Bracken has taught philosophy at the universities of Iowa, Minnesota, California (San Diego), and at Arizona State University, where he is an adjunct pro