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Frank Kirkland
Campus Affiliation: Hunter College
Degrees/Diplomas: Ph.D. The Graduate Faculty, The New School for Social Research

Research Interests

  • Kant
  • 19th & 20th Century European Philosophy
  • Africana Philosophy

Courses Recently Taught

  • Philosophy of Race (Spring 2015)

Representative Publications

"Enslavement, Moral Suasion, & Struggles for Recognition: Frederick Douglass' Answer to the Question -- 'What is Enlightenment?'" in Frederick Douglass: A Critical Reader, eds. B.E. Lawson and F.M. Kirkland (Oxford, Blackwell Publishers, 1999), pp. 242-310.

"Hegel and Phenomenology" in The Encyclopedia of Phenomenology, eds. Embree, J.N. Mohanty, T. Seebohm, et al (Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1997), pp. 292-298.

"Kant and Phenomenology" in The Encyclopedia of Phenomenology (ibid.), pp. 377-82.

"Hegel and Husserl: On Rationality and Actuality" in Husserl Studies, vol. 13, (1996), pp. 155-81.

"Hegel's Critique of Psychologism" in Phenomenology East and West, ed. F.M. Kirkland, (Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1993), pp. 219-44.

"Modernity and Intellectual Life in Black" in The Philosophical Forum, vol. 24, nos. 1-3, (1992-93), pp. 136-65.