WINTER COLLOQUIUM, 2005

 

“LAW AND ORDER”

                                                                             

All lectures will take place on Tuesday or Thursday, 2.00-3.15 in C2033. Lectures will last approximately 45 minutes, followed by discussion. Whenever possible, discussion will be continued informally at Bitters.  Any further papers will be scheduled for a Thursday slot.  (For further information email - jbradley@mun.ca or ring the Department at 737-8336)

 

DATE

SPEAKER

Tuesday, Jan 18

Evan Simpson, The Right to Life after Death

 

Tuesday, Jan 25

Peter Harris, Natural Law and the Moral Order in an Evolutionary World

Tuesday, Feb 1

Change from previous schedule

Jason Breen, Beyond the Law: Free Speech and Kant's Contractarianism

 

Tuesday, Feb. 8

Suma Rajiva, From the Lawlike to the Lawful in Kant’s  Critique of Judgement

 

Tuesday, Feb 15

Jay Foster, Gravity - Not a Good Idea, But the Law

 

THURSDAY, Feb 17

Arnold Bennett, Mitzvot: The Laws of Moses

 

THURSDAY, FEB.24

David Peddle (SWGC), The Separation of Church & State in Rawls and Hegel

 

Tuesday, March 1

Arthur Sullivan, Questions about Translation

 

Tuesday, March 8

Antoinette Stafford, Laws Human & Divine: Feminist Responses to Hegel’s Antigone

 

Tuesday, March 15  

Change from previous schedule

Peter Trnka, Decision & Violence in the Rule of Law: Derrida, Agemben, Negri

 

THURSDAY, March 17

Bernard Wills, Two Rival Seventeenth Century Theories of Order

 

Tuesday, March 22

Darren Hynes, Intuitions of Order

 

THURSDAY, March 24

Christopher Dennis, Adorno on the Beautiful in Nature

 

Tuesday, March 29

Stephen Crocker (Sociology), Order & its Parasites in Michel Serres

 

THURSDAY, March 31

Eilert Jan Lohne (Bergen Univ.), Values in Public Service: A Scandinavian Perspective

 

Tuesday, April 5

Jennifer Dyer, Aesthetic Order: Going for Baroque