Brave New World - postgraduate conference - Manchester Centre for Political Theory (MANCEPT)

Country: United Kingdom

City: Manchester

Abstr. due: 01.04.2019

Dates: 10.06.19 — 11.06.19

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Organizers: Department of Politics , University of Manchester


This year’s Brave New World is the twenty-third annual postgraduate conference organised by the Manchester Centre for Political Theory. The conference will take place on Monday 10th and Tuesday 11th of June 2019 at the University of Manchester.

We are pleased to announce that our keynote speakers this year will be:

• Alice Baderin (University of Reading)

• Stuart White (University of Oxford)

The Brave New World conference series is a leading international forum dedicated to the discussion of postgraduate research in political theory. Participants will have the chance to meet and talk about their work with eminent academics, including members of the faculty from the University of Manchester, as well as the guest speakers who will deliver plenary addresses.

Guest speakers in previous years have included: David Archard, Richard Arneson, Brian Barry, Simon Caney, G.A. Cohen, Roger Crisp, Cecile Fabre, Jerry Gaus, Bob Goodin, Peter Jones, Chandran Kukathas, Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen, Jeff McMahan, Matt Matravers, Emily McTernan, Susan Mendus, David Miller, Onora O’Neill, Serena Olsaretti, Michael Otsuka, Bhikhu Parekh, Carole Pateman, Carmen Pavel, Anne Phillips, Joseph Raz, Andrea Sangiovanni, Samuel Scheffler, David Schmidtz, Quentin Skinner, Hillel Steiner, Adam Swift, Philippe Van Parijs, Leif Wenar, Andrew Williams, Jonathan Wolff, Cécile Laborde, and Carla Bagnoli

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