The Political Theory Workshop

Winter 2008

April 7
"Letter to M. Cavell on Cinema: A Remake"
Joshua Dienstag, PoliSci @ UCLA

April 14
"Hope, Politics, and the Will to Believe:
Immanuel Kant and William James"

Loren Goldman, PoliSci @ The University of Chicago

April 21
"What is a Form"
Jonny Thakkar, Social Thought @ The University of Chicago

April 28
"Spinoza's Anti-Humanism"
Yitzhak Melamed, Philosophy @ The University of Chicago

May 5
"The Grundlegung as Turn"
Shalini Satkunanandan, Harper Fellow @ The University of Chicago

May 12
"Language, Rules and Rule:
Austin & Wittgenstein on Understanding and Authority"

J.J. McFadden, PoliSci @ The University of Chicago

May 19
"Fraternity as Civic Friendship in the Antigone"
Paul Luwig, St. John's College/br>

May 26
"Revitalizing Virtu" by Machiavelli"
Kyung-Hee Kim, Social Thought @ The University of Chicago

June 2
"Eric Voegelin on Political Representation and Civil Theology"
Peter Brickey LeQuire, Social Thought @ The University of Chicago