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Workshop: Reinventing Morality - GRIPP Manuscript Workshop with Katrina Forrester

Updated: May 29, 2019



Research Workshop on / Atelier de recherche sur

Reinventing Morality:

A History of American Political Thought since the 1950s

Annual Montreal Political Theory Manuscript Workshop

Atelier annuel de manuscrit de philosophie politique de Montréal

with / avec Katrina Forrester

2016/05/11

Arts Council Room 160, McGill University

[le français suit]

The Groupe de recherche en philosophie politique de Montréal (GRIPP) is pleased to announce a one-day workshop dedicated to the 2016 winner of the Annual Montreal Political Theory Manuscript Workshop Award, “Reinventing Morality: A History of American Political Thought since the 1950s,” by Katrina Forrester of Queen Mary University of London.

Format: To maximize the quality of discussion, participants are expected to have read the manuscript beforehand. The workshop comprises four sessions dedicated to the manuscript. Each session will begin with brief critiques of chapters of the manuscript, followed by a brief response by the author and general discussion.

Registration: The workshop is open to everyone, but attendance is by registration and limited in number. RSVP the workshop coordinator Helen Baker:

<helen.baker@mail.mcgill.ca>

Manuscript: Click here for access to manuscript. Access requires a password, which all participants will receive upon registration. (If you experience difficulty opening the PDF, ensure that your browser opens the file with the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader.)

Programme

9:30 Welcome / accueil

9:45 – 11:30 Présidente: Dominique Leydet (philosophie, UQAM)

1. Making the Rules: John Rawls Before A Theory of Justice

Commentator: Victor Muñiz-Fraticelli (law, McGill)

2. Breaking the Rules: Obligation in the 1960s

Commentator: Will Roberts (politics, McGill)

11:30 – 13:00 Lunch / Dîner

13:00 – 14:45 Chair: Travis Smith (politics, Concordia)

3. War and Responsibility: Citizenship and Liberties in the Vietnam War

Commentator: Briana McGinnis (RGCS, McGill)

4. Going Global: Rules, Persons and International Justice

Commentateur: Andrei Poama (CRE, Montréal)

14:45 – 15:00 Coffee Break / pause café

15:00 – 16:45 Présidente: Ryoa Chung (philosophie, Montréal)

5. Looking Forward: The Problem of the Future in the 1970s

Commentator: Jacob Levy (politics, McGill)

6. Principles, Persons and the Challenge to Liberal Philosophy

Commentateur: Charles Blattberg (politique, Montréal)

19:00 Dinner / Souper

Le Groupe de recherche en philosophie politique de Montréal (GRIPP) est content de vous informer de la tenue d’un atelier d’une journée complète dédié au manuscrit «Reinventing Morality: A History of American Political Thought since the 1950s » par Katrina Forrester, Queen Mary University de Londres, lauréate du prix 2016 de l’atelier de philosophie politique de Montréal.

Format : pour maximiser la qualité des discussions, on demande aux participants de lire le manuscrit au préalable. L’atelier comprendra quatre séances de discussions critiques sur le manuscrit ; chacune d’entre elles commencera sera lancée par des commentaires critiques d’une des sections du manuscrit, suivi d’une courte réponse de l’auteur et d’une discussion générale.

Inscription : L’atelier est ouvert à tous, mais l’inscription préalable est requise étant donné le nombre limité de places. RSVP la coordinatrice de l’atelier Helen Baker:

<helen.baker@mail.mcgill.ca>

Manuscrit: Cliquez ici pour l’accès au manuscrit. Vous aurez besoin d’un mot de passe, que vous aurez recevoir quand vous vous inscrivez. (Si vous avez de la difficulté à ouvrir le PDF, notez que vous aurez besoin de Adobe Acrobat Reader.)

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