Upcoming Events

Past Events

Free Speech

 DANGEROUS SPEECH
& Other Challenges

Friday, 12 May 2017
with talks by
Jeremy Waldron (NYU)
Corey Brettschneider (Brown)
Timothy Garton Ash (Oxford)
and more…

Funded By  THE BRITISH ACADEMY

Legal Justice

“Fighting for Prison Reform:”

A Roundtable Discussion on the Future of Prisons in the UK

Thursday, 16 February 2017
UCL School of Public Policy
The Council Room
29-30 Tavistock Square, London WC1H 9QU

Incitement

“Dangerous Speech”

December 13, 2017
Institute of Experimental Medicine
University of Kiel
Kiel, Germany

Crowd

“Hate Speech and Democratic Deliberation”

August 9, 2016
Centre for Deliberative Democracy and Global Governance
University of Canberra
Canberra, Australia

Incarceration

“What’s Wrong with Mass Incarceration”

July 19, 2016
ANU Workshop in Ethics & Political Philosophy
JG Crawford Building
Canberra, Australia

Free Speech

“Criminal Incitement and Freedom of Expression”

July 4, 2016
ANU School of Philosophy
Coombs Building 9
Canberra, Australia

Freedom of Speech

“The Criminalization of Dangerous Speech”

June 22, 2016
UCL Faculty of Laws
UCL Pearson G22 LT, Pearson Building
Gower Street
London, England WC1E 6BT

University College London

“Normative Interventions”

February 18-19, 2016
University College London
London, England

A two-day conference exploring a range of questions about the relation between political theory and political practice.  This conference was funded by the British Academy and the MIND Association.  See the programme.

Hate Speech

“Hate Speech, Incitement, and the Problem of Intervening Agency”

February 4, 2016
LSE Political Philosophy Seminar
London School of Economics
Houghton Street, London, England

Incarceration

“Relational Inequality, Racial Bias, and Mass Incarceration”

January 14-15, 2016
Social Equality and Public Policy Workshop
University College London
London, England

Kidnapping

“The Ethics of Negotiating with Kidnappers”

January 6, 2016
American Philosophical Association Eastern Division Conference
Washington Marriott Wardman Park
2660 Woodley Road NW
Washington, DC

San Francisco

“The Difficulty of Distress: On the Ethics of Trigger Warnings”
with Malte Frøslee Ibsen

September 3, 2015
American Political Science Association Annual Conference
San Francisco, CA

Protestors

“Hate Speech as Provocation”

September 1, 2015
MANCEPT Political Theory Workshops
University of Manchester
Arthur Lewis Building
Manchester, England