News & Events

Keeping you up to date with awards, job placements, and special events taking place at the department

Special Events


Fall 2014
The Cornell Political Theory Workshop
Where: Most sessions will be held at 4:45pm in A.D. White House Room 201. Please contact Vijay Phulwani for more information or to be added to the email list.
Co-sponsored by Africana Studies and Latina/o Studies.
American Studies Program and Society for the Humanities.
“A Contempt More Fatally Expressed: Consent and Non-Cooperation in Thoreau’s Political Thought”
Who: Alexander Livingston (Cornell University)
When: October 2nd
“Law in Hiding: Market Principles and Mistaken Hierarchies in International Law”
Who: Odette Lineau (Cornell University)
When: October 9th
“Technologies of Modernization: Empathy, Reflexivity, and Translation in Survey Research”
Who: Begum Adalet (Ithaca College)
When: October 23rd
“Angela Y. Davis: Abolitionism, Democracy, Freedom”
Who: Neil Roberts (Williams College)
When: October 30th
Where: White Hall 104
“Hannah Arendt and the Laboring Body”
Who: Patchen Markell (University of Chicago)
When: November 20th
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