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Political Thought and Intellectual History

                          Michaelmas Term 2019

All seminars meet at 5.00pm - 6.45pm in Keynes Hall, King's College


For more information visit Cambridge Centre for Political Thought


 Monday 14 October

Roundtable on
In the Shadow of Justice: Postwar Liberalism and the Remaking of Political Philosophy

Katrina Forrester (Harvard University)

Commentators: Emma Mackinnon (Cambridge) and Christopher Brooke (Cambridge)   

Monday 28 October

Marx, Arendt and the Temporalities of Revolution
Miriam Leonard (UCL)

Monday 4 November

‘Acting, artifice, and the political sphere in eighteenth-century French thought’
Shiru Lim (Lichtenberg-Kolleg, Göttingen)

Monday 11 November

Ecce Homo: Nietzsche on the Philosophic Life
Heinrich Meier (LMU)

Monday 18 November

‘Interpreting the French Revolution with Germaine de Staël’.
Adela Halo (QML)

Monday 25 November

The Neoliberal Turn
Angus Burgin (Johns Hopkins University)
Commentator: Will Davies (Goldsmiths)

Joint with the US History Seminar


Monday 2 December

‘Freedom, Slavery, and Empire in Machiavelli's Discourses on Livy’.
Adam Woodhouse (University of Chicago)
Commentator: Quentin Skinner

The Faculty is currently accepting applications for the Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellowship match funding by the Isaac Newton Trust. Deadline: 12 pm (noon) on Thursday 2 January 2020.


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