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Annual Montreal Political Theory Manuscript Workshop on “Not In Their Name” by Holly Lawford-Smith

May 24, 2018 @ 09:30 - 19:00


The Groupe de recherche en philosophie politique de Montréal (GRIPP) is pleased to announce a one-day workshop dedicated to the 2018 winner of the Annual Montreal Political Theory Manuscript Workshop Award, “Not In Their Name” by Holly Lawford-Smith of University of Melbourne.


To maximize the quality of discussion, participants are expected to have read the manuscript beforehand. The workshop comprises four sessions dedicated to the manuscript. Each session will begin with brief critiques of chapters of the manuscript, followed by a brief response by the author and general discussion.


The workshop is open to all, but attendance is by registration and limited in number. RSVP the workshop coordinator Nina Ahrendt: [email protected]


Click here for access to manuscript. Access requires a password, which all participants will receive upon registration.


9:30 Welcome / accueil

9:45 – 11:30 Présidente: Dominique Leydet (philosophie, UQAM)

Ch. 2: What is The State? Amandine Catala (philosophie, UQAM)

Ch. 3: Is the Citizen-Inclusive State an Agent? Pablo Gilabert (philosophy, Concordia)

11:30 – 13:00 Lunch / Dîner

13:00 – 14:45 Chair: Hasana Sharp (philosophy, McGill)

Ch. 4: Is the Citizen-Exclusive State an Agent? Victor Muniz-Fraticelli (politics & law, McGill)

Ch. 5: Are Citizens Responsible Nonetheless for What the State Does? Catherine Lu (politics, McGill)

14:45 – 15:00 Coffee Break / pause café

15:00 – 16:45 Chair: Kristin Voigt (philosophy, McGill)

Ch. 6: Culpability in Hierarchical Groups: Daniel Weinstock (law, McGill)

Ch. 7: Cooperation Between States: Peter Dietsch (philosophie, Montréal)

19:00 Dinner / Souper



May 24, 2018
09:30 - 19:00
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