FIRST SESSION -- Introductory Meeting
"Leo Strauss: Critique and Defense of Liberalism"
Nathan Tarcov, University of Chicago
"'Civilizing' the Colonial Subject: Servitude, Slavery, and State Formation in Colonial South Carolina"
Daragh Grant, University of Chicago
"Empire, State, and Communicative Action"
Clifford Ando, University of Chicago
Jacqueline Stevens, Northwestern University
"Normal Emergencies, Police Power, and Constitutional Judgment"
Leonard Feldman, Hunter College, CUNY
"Spaces of Invention: Foucault and the Question of Transformative Institutions"
Kevin Thompson, DePaul University
"Organizing Voice: Politics in Asylums, Prisons, and Homeless Encampments"
Christopher Berk, University of Chicago