Social Criticism and Political Thought: Shatema Threadcraft

Social Criticism and Political Thought: Banu Bargu

Early Modern Philosophy - Philosophy of the Mind Conference

Sat, Apr 28, 2018, 9:00 am to Sun, Apr 29, 2018, 5:00 pm

Cosponsored with the Department of Philosophy.

Location: TBA

Carl G. Hempel Lectures with Tommie Shelby, Harvard University

Mon, Apr 30, 2018, 4:00 pm to Wed, May 2, 2018, 6:00 pm


Carl G. Hempel Lectures
Department of Philosophy

Tommie Shelby, Harvard University


Monday, April 30, 4 – 6 p.m.

Tuesday, May 1, 4-6 p.m.

Location: McCormick Hall 101

Migration and Human Values Series: "One Way Ticket": The Meanings of Migration in African American History and Life.

Mon, Apr 30, 2018, 4:30 pm

Wallace Best, Professor of Religion and African American Studies. Acting Director, Program in Gender and Sexuality Studies.

Location: 144 Louis A. Simpson International Building

The Intellectual Lives of Hugo Grotius Conference

Fri, May 4, 2018 (All day) to Sun, May 6, 2018 (All day)

Drawing together scholars of philosophy, political theory, theology and literature, this conference aims to explore Grotius’ various projects and to place his work in conversation with contemporaries at a crucial transitional moment in European intellectual history.

Organized by Russ Leo, Department of English

Location: 301 Marx Hall

Migration and Human Values Series: Liberty, Listening: "The New Colossus," and the Poetry of Immigration

Mon, May 7, 2018, 4:30 pm

Esther Schor, Leonard L. Milberg '53 Professor of American Jewish Studies. Professor of English and Acting Chair, Council of the Humanities

Location: A71 Louis A. Simpson International Building

Law, Religion, and Complicity

Tue, May 8, 2018 (All day)

This conference addresses the latest round of conflicts between law and religious conviction. In these conflicts, religious adherents seek exemptions from general legal requirements on the grounds that the requirements would make them complicit in conduct their religion forbids.

Location: Julis Romo Rabinowitz Building, Room 399

Love and Friendship in the Movies

Thu, May 10, 2018 (All day) to Fri, May 11, 2018 (All day)

For more information visit the event webpage.

Cosponsored by the Council of the Humanities and the Department of Philosophy.


Witnessing Professionals and Climate Change Workshop

Sat, May 12, 2018 (All day)

To register for this event, please email Kim Girman, kgirman@princeton.edu (Registration deadline: May 4).

Location: Wallace Hall, Room 300