"Colonialism, Decolonization, and Global Justice"

Fri, Sep 13, 2019, 9:30 am to Sat, Sep 14, 2019, 3:15 pm
Presenters: Anuja Bose – Princeton University Shuk Ying Chan - Princeton University Catherine Lu – McGill University Keally McBride – University of San Francisco Sam Moyn – Yale University Jennifer Pitts – University of Chicago Anna Stilz – Princeton University Inés Valdez - Ohio State University
Location: Marx Hall, Room 301

Conference on the Work of Daniel Bell

Fri, Sep 20, 2019, 9:00 am to Sat, Sep 21, 2019, 5:00 pm

Organized by Professors Julian Zelizer (WWS) and Paul Starr (WWS)

Location: TBD

“Truth and Evidence” American Society for Political and Legal Philosophy Annual Meeting

Fri, Sep 27, 2019, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

American Society for Political and Legal Philosophy (publishers of annual NOMOS volumes)

Co-Chairs: Melissa Schwartzberg, Pol Sci, NYU (NOMOS editor); Philip Kitcher, Philosophy, Columbia (volume co-editor); Stephen Macedo, ASPLP President

Location: Marx Hall, Room 301

Ira W DeCamp Bioethics Seminar: Dr. Alan Shewmon on "Brain Death"

Wed, Oct 2, 2019, 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

with Dr. Alan Shewmon, Professor Patrick Lee, Professor Robby George, and Professor Peter Singer.

Cosponsored by the University Center for Human Values, and the James Madison Program

Location: TBD

Program in Ethics and Public Affairs: Richard Bourke (University of Cambridge)

Book Symposium: "Parliament the Mirror of the Nation," Greg Conti

Fri, Oct 4, 2019, 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm

A book workshop on "Parliament the Mirror of the Nation," by Assistant Professor of Politics, Greg Conti


Location: Marx Hall, Room 301

Workshop on "Responsibility"

Fri, Oct 11, 2019, 9:00 am to Sat, Oct 12, 2019, 1:30 pm

For more information, please contact: Kimberly Girman: kgirman@princeton.edu

Open to the Princeton University Faculty & Students.

Location: TBD

"The Powers of African Spirituality in Global Consciousness: Light, Vision, & Truth"

Fri, Oct 18, 2019, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

This interdisciplinary conference will host scholars along with priestesses and priests from the Akan sacred path who work in Ghana, the U.S., and elsewhere across the globe.

Location: Aaron Burr Hall, Room 219

James A. Moffett '29 Lectures in Ethics: Barbara Herman (UCLA)

Thu, Oct 24, 2019, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Barbara Herman is the Griffin Professor of Philosophy and Professor of Law at the University of California-Los Angeles.

Free and Open to the Public

Location: Friend Center, Lecture Hall 101

Richard Tuck (Harvard University): "Active and Passive Citizens"

Wed, Nov 6, 2019, 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Professor Tuck’s lectures will address the question of “Active and Passive Citizens.” The idea that democracy rests ultimately on majority voting plays remarkably little part in most current theories of democracy.  Instead, they stress (to take only a few examples) the importance of deliberation; or of bodies of rights which constrain...

Location: Friend Center, Lecture Hall 101


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