Fall 2018

September 12, 2018

Noah Dauber (Colgate University)

“The laws of nature and the reformed ethics of Thomas Hobbes”

Discussant: Benjamin Mueser

October 3, 2018

Adrian Blau (King’s College London)

“How (Not) To Draw Contemporary Insights from the History of Political Thought”

Discussant: Nathan Feldman

November 7, 2018

Simon Caney (University of Warwick)

“”Designing Democracy:  Exploring some Mechanisms for Addressing Harmful Short-Termism”

Discussant: Ben Mylius

November 28, 2018

Yves Winter (McGill University)

“Machiavelli and the Rape of Lucretia”

Discussant: Charles Battaglini