News & Events

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

Special Events


Spring 2015
“Celebrating Isaac Kramnick”
Who: Invited Speakers (see attached poster)
Where: A.D. White House
When: Saturday, May 30th, 2015, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
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, the American Studies Program, the Berger Internal Legal Studies Program and the Society for the Humanities.
“The Poor Man’s Machiavelli: Saul Alinsky on the Moral Psychology and Political Ethics of Organizing”
Who: Vijay Phulwani (Cornell University)
When: February 26th
“The Topian Tradition: A Forgotten Alternative to Utopianism”
Who: Paulina Ochoa Espejo (Haverford College)
When: March 12th
“Freedom in the Encounter: Form, Technique, and Affect in Simone de Beauvoir’s Staging of Conversation”
Who: Lori Marso (Union College)
When: March 26th
“The Banality of Evil: Cruddy Stuff that Happens on the Bus”
Who: Jennifer Culbert (Johns Hopkins University)
When: April 23rd
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