UCHV Seminars and Workshops

The University Center for Human Values sponsors a limited number of seminars and workshops throughout the academic year which seek to incite thought and discussion about ethical issues in both private and public life.


Book Talk with Author Federico Fabbrini: "EU Fiscal Capacity: Fiscal Federalism in Europe and the US Compared"
Tue, Jan 31, 2023, 4:30 pm6:00 pm

A discussion of Professor Fabbrini’s new book, "EU Fiscal Capacity: Legal Integration After Covid-19 and the War in Ukraine" (Oxford University Press).

Commentators:

Kim Lane Scheppele (Princeton…

Location
Laura Wooten Hall, Room 301
Open to Princeton University ID Holders and Other Academic Affiliates
Felon: An American Washi Tale followed by a UCHV Panel Discussion
Thu, Mar 2, 2023, 7:00 pm8:30 pm
Location
McCarter Theatre
James Fleming (Boston University): “The Supreme Court’s Overruling of Roe v. Wade: What’s Next for Liberty, Equality, and the Constitution?”
Thu, Mar 23, 2023, 4:30 pm6:00 pm

In Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, the Supreme Court overruled Roe v. Wade and Planned Parenthood v. Casey, which had protected the constitutional right of pregnant persons to decide whether to terminate their pregnancies. Justice Alito’s 5-4 majority opinion in Dobbs denied that it “cast doubt” on any other…

Location
TBD
Princeton Project in Philosophy & Religion 2023 Conference: "Philosophy, Religion and Existential Commitment"
Thu, Mar 30, 2023, 9:00 amFri, Mar 31, 2023, 4:30 pm
Location
TBD
Free and Open to the Public (registration required)
Book Symposium on Elvira Basevich's "A Duboisian Democracy: On Method, Practice, and Revolution"
Fri, Apr 14, 2023, 9:00 am5:00 pm

ABSTRACT: In her book, A Duboisian Democracy: On Method, Practice, and Revolution, Basevich remedies a lacuna in contemporary philosophical scholarship. She argues that philosophers can glean conceptual resources from Du Bois’s writings from his early and middle periods (1903-1940) to theorize the construction,…

Open to Princeton University ID Holders and Other Academic Affiliates