Immanuel Kant Illustration by Antje Herzog
Illustration by Antje Herzog

Special Edition
Kant Today

The philosopher Immanuel Kant was born in Königsberg 300 years ago. Kant’s work is considered the pinnacle of the philosophy of the Enlightenment. What lessons can we learn from Kant? Where did Kant fall short? This is what our special edition on Kant is all about — and it is also about the philosopher himself: his companions, quirks, and surprising skills.

Understanding the essence of reason also means escaping delusion and madness.

Felix Heidenreich

Have the courage to use your own understanding.

Immanuel Kant