Political Theory Research Group

Upcoming

Date / Time Details Where
Date / Time Details Where
5 Jul 2017 2:00pm - 4:00pm Lecture: Glued to the Image: A phenomenology of racialization through works of art
Speaker: Alia Al-Saji # McGill University
CMB Staff Room 6th floor
14 Jun 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: What is the matter with political trust?
Speaker: Matthew Festenstein # York
CMB 2.15
7 Jun 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Contesting Detention and Deportation: Bourdieu, Migration, Memory
Speaker: Jill Poeggel # PIR
CMB 2.15
31 May 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: TBA
Speaker: Philip Cook # PIR
18 Buccleuch Place, 3rd floor, room 3.15, access with U of E card
22 May 2017 3:00pm - 5:00pm Lecture: Gender and Progress in Contemporary Critical Theory
Speaker: Amy Allen # Liberal Arts Research Professor of Philosophy and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Penn State University
CMB Staff Room, 6th Floor
10 May 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Finance as a global public good
Speaker: Tim Hayward # PIR
CMB 2.15
3 May 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: The Speech Act of Protest
Speaker: Matthew Chrisman # Philosophy Edinburgh
CMB 2.15
26 Apr 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Realism in Migration Ethics
Speaker: Kieran Oberman # PIR
CMB 2.15
29 Mar 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Economic duties and economic justice
Speaker: Joe Carens # University of Toronto
CMB 2.15
28 Mar 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Lecture: Part-Time for All: New Norms for Work and Care
Speaker: Professor Jennifer Nedelsky # University of Toronto
CMB Staff Room 6th floor
22 Mar 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: “I'm not with stupid”: false consciousness stories for a post-Brexit age
Speaker: Lorna Finlayson # Essex University
CMB 2.15
15 Mar 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Legitimacy, Judgment, and Utopia 
Speaker: Thomas Fossen # Leiden University
CMB 2.15
8 Mar 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: The “Grey Zone”: Approaches, Implications, Historical Contexts
Speaker: Hugh McDonnell # PIR
CMB 2.15
1 Mar 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: The Tory consequences of Whig Foundations: David Hume on the Social Contract and the State
Speaker: Chandran Kukathas # LSE
CMB 2.15
8 Feb 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: The Best Available Parent
Speaker: Anca Gheaus # Pompeu Fabra University
CMB 2.15
1 Feb 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Judging Violent Resistances
Speaker: Maša Mrovlje # PIR
CMB 2.15
25 Jan 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Victory in the Just War Tradition
Speaker: Cian O'Driscoll # Glasgow University
CMB 2.15
18 Jan 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: On the Methodology of Rights Theory
Speaker: Chiming Zhong # PIR
CMB 2.15
14 Dec 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Pre-read event: Human Shields, Law, and the Body in War
Speaker: Nicola Perugini # PIR
CMB 2.15
7 Dec 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Pre-read event: Needing and Necessity
Speaker: Guy Fletcher # Philosophy University of Edinburgh
CMB 2.15
30 Nov 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Pre-read event: 'Scripting the City: J. G. Ballard among the Architects'
Speaker: Duncan Bell # Cambridge University
18 Bucleuch Place, room 3.15
23 Nov 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Pre-read event: The Place of Utopia in Realist Political Theory
Speaker: Mathias Thaler # PIR
CMB 2.15
19 Nov 2016 10:30am - 6:00pm Workshop: Workshop: Political Ontology, Critique and Democratic Politics
Arts Lecture Theatre, University of St Andrews St Andrews
18 Nov 2016 4:00pm - 6:00pm Roundtable: What Is to Be Done?
Seminar Room 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, University of Edinburgh
9 Nov 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Pre-read event: Money for Justice: How Can a Little Help a Lot?
Speaker: Tim Hayward # TBC
CMB 2.15
2 Nov 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Pre-read event: A Modern Theodicy: John Rawls and 'The Law of Peoples'
Speaker: Louis Fletcher # TBC
CMb 2.15
26 Oct 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Women of Colour's Agency and White Ignorance: Thinking through Erasure and Resistance
Speaker: Akwugo Emejulu # TBC
CMB 2.15
19 Oct 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Need and the Demands of Justice
Speaker: Cristina Dineen # TBC
CMB 2.15
12 Oct 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Justice, Integrity, and the Green Parenting Duty
Speaker: Liz Cripps # TBC
CMB 2.15
5 Oct 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Gisli Vogler (PIR) 'Margaret Archer, Hannah Arendt, and the Humanising Project of Reflective Judgement in Late Modernity' | Political Theory Research Group (PTRG)
CMB 2.15
28 Sep 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Max Jaede (IASH), Thomas Hobbes's Proto-Liberal Conception of Peace
CMB 2.15