2015 / 2016

Date / Time Details Where
15 Jun 2016 4:45pm - 6:15pm Seminar: Hobbes's Theory of the Good
Speaker: Arash Abizadeh # McGill
2.15 Chrystal MacMillan Building
18 May 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Just Schools
Speaker: Philip Cook # University of Edinburgh
Meeting Room 3
11 May 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Hungers Unwitting Executioners: Severe Poverty as a Structural Human Rights Violation
Speaker: Elizabeth Ashford # University of St Andrews
Conference Room 2.15
4 May 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Global City Networks and the Informal Implementation of Constitutional Environmental Rights
Speaker: Markus Fraundorfer # University of Sao Paulo
Conference Room 2.15
27 Apr 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Resistance and Disobedience in Raz, Rawls and Walzer
Speaker: Lukas Slothuus # University of Edinburgh
Conference Room 2.15
19 Apr 2016 3:00pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Justice and Reconciliation in International Relations
Speaker: Catherine Lu # McGill University
Conference Room 2.15
13 Apr 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Political Theory Research Group
Speaker: Simon Hope # University of Stirling
Conference Room 2.15
6 Apr 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: ISIS and Game of Thrones: The Global between Tradition, Identity, and the Politics of Spectacle
Speaker: Bashir Saade # University of Edinburgh
Conference Room 2.15
30 Mar 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Narrative Imagination and Responsibility for the World: Confronting the Challenge of Collective Responsibility in the Context of Transitional Justice Debates
Speaker: Masa Mrovlje # University of Edinburgh
Conference Room 2.15
23 Mar 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Legitimacy as Liberty
Speaker: Euan Macdonald # University of Edinburgh
Conference Room 2.15
16 Mar 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Political Theory Research Group
Speaker: Mathias Thaler # University of Edinburgh
Meeting Room 3
11 Mar 2016 1:00pm - 2:30pm Roundtable: Has the University eliminated racism?
Speaker: Rowena Arshad OBE # Head of Moray House School of Education; Co-Director Centre for Education for Racial Equality in Scotland, Edinburgh; Speaker: Jane Norman # Professor of Maternal and Fetal Health; VP People and Culture, Edinburgh; Speaker: Shuwanna Aaron # Black and Minority Ethnic Liberation Group Convener, EUSA; Introduced by: Michelle Brown # Head of SRS Programmes, Edinburgh
Seminar Rooms 1 and 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
9 Mar 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Jean Paul Sartre and the Idea of Europe
Speaker: Hugh McDonnell # University of Edinburgh
Conference Room 2.15
2 Mar 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: On the Moral Permissibility of Outsourcing Border Control
Speaker: Ashwini Vasanthakumar # University of York
Conference Room 2.15, Chrystal Macmillan Building, George Square, Edinburgh
24 Feb 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Arguing a Fortiori
Speaker: Luis Duarte D'almeida # University of Edinburgh
Meeting Room 4
10 Feb 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Political Theory Research Group
Speaker: Rowan Cruft # University of Stirling
Conference Room 2.15
5 Feb 2016 1:00pm - 2:30pm Roundtable: Impact and engagement: Should academics be activists?
Speaker: Lesley McAra # Chair of Penology, Assistant Pricipal Community Relations, Edinburgh; Speaker: Mark de Vries # Lecturer in Materials Chemistry, Edinburgh; Speaker: David Levy # Teaching Fellow in Philosophy, Edinburgh; Introduced by: Mihaela Mihai # Senior Research Fellow in Political Theory
Seminar Rooms 1 and 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
4 Feb 2016 5:00pm - 7:30pm Lecture: The Duty to Rescue Boat People
Speaker: David Miller # University of Oxford
Screening Room G.04, 50 George Square, Edinburgh
27 Jan 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: A Global Right of Water
Speaker: Tim Hayward # University of Edinburgh
Conference Room 2.15
13 Jan 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Temporal Debt, Ecological Debt, and the 'Absolute' Harm to the Disadvantaged
Speaker: Yuki Iwaki # University of Edinburgh
Conference Room 2.15
2 Dec 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Political Theory Research Group
Speaker: Carl Knight # University of Glasgow
2.15 Chrystal Macmillan Building
2 Dec 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Political Theory Research Group
2.15 Chrystal Macmillan Building
25 Nov 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Constructive Genealogy and the Functions of Responsibility
Speaker: Ben Colburn # University of Glasgow
2.15 Chrystal Macmillan Building
18 Nov 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Political Theory Research Group
Speaker: Phil Parvin # Loughborough University
2.15 Chrystal Macmillan Building
13 Nov 2015 1:00pm - 2:30pm Roundtable: Funding, fees and fairness: How should universities be financed?
Seminar Rooms 1 and 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
11 Nov 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Moral Human Rights and Legal Human Rights
Speaker: Jesse Tomalty # University of Stirling
2.15 Chrystal Macmillan Building
28 Oct 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Michael Doyle and the Origins of Democratic Peace
Speaker: Louis Fletcher # University of Edinburgh
Meeting Room 4, Chrystal Macmillan Building
21 Oct 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Political Theory Research Group
Speaker: Lynn Dobson # University of Edinburgh
2.15 Chrystal Macmillan Building
16 Oct 2015 1:00pm - 2:30pm Roundtable: Should a university's investments affect research or teaching?
Seminar Rooms 1 and 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building
14 Oct 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Financialization as a Problem for Global Justice
Speaker: Tim Hayward # University of Edinburgh
2.15 Chrystal Macmillan Building
8 Oct 2015 6:00pm - 7:30pm Roundtable: Does the Pope speak for us all on ecology and justice?
Speaker: Mona Siddiqui # University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Tim Hayward # University of Edinburgh
Lecture Theatre 183, Old College
7 Oct 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Beefing up Food Justice? Conflicts Between Food Sovereignty and Sustainability
Speaker: Teea Kortetmaeki # University of Jyvaeskylae
Meeting Room 4, Chrystal Macmillan Building
3 Oct 2015 10:00am - 5:00pm Conference: Edinburgh World Justice Festival: "Changing Our Unequal World"
Speaker: Walden Bello # Philippine Congress
St Thomas of Aquin's High School, University of Edinburgh
30 Sep 2015 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Epistemic Injustice and the Untapped Political Potential of Art
Speaker: Mihaela Mihai # University of Edinburgh
2.15 Chrystal Macmillan Building