Spring Term 2017

 

Family Justice Reading Group (co-organised by Andrée-Anne Cormier and Serena Olsaretti)

 

Every Thursday**, from 4 May until 8 June, we will meet for our reading group, from 14:00 until 15:30, in Room 24.400 of the Mercé Rodoreda building.

 

 

For the first three meetings of the reading group, we will be reading the last three chapters (& conclusion) of Thomas Scanlon´s manuscript on Why Does Inequality Matter? 

 

We will choose the reading material for the last two meetings at the 25 May meeting. For enquiries, please contact andreeanne.cormier@upf.edu or serena.olsaretti@upf.edu

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** Except for the week beginning on 15 May, when we meet on Friday 19 May at 11:30am instead of Thursday 18 May, in the same room as usual.

 

Family Justice Invited Speakers´Seminars 

Room 24.400 of the Mercé Rodoreda building

 

Friday, 5 May, 14:30 a 16:30 - “What’s wrong with private schools?”. Steven Lecce, University of Manitoba 

Friday 19 May, 14:30 to 16:30 - "Political Institutions and Parental Justice”. Louis-Philippe Hodgson, York University, Toronto

Friday 2 June, de 14:30 to 16:30 - "The fair distribution of the costs of children: what the public goods argument can and cannot tell us”. Liam Shields, University of Manchester 

 

Family Justice Work-in-Progress Workshops

Room 24.400 of the Mercé Rodoreda building

 

Friday, 26 May, 10:30 to 16:30 - Guest speaker: Luara Ferracioli, University of Amsterdam and Sidney University; other papers by Andrée-Anne Cormier & Mauro Rossi; Anca Gheaus; Serena Olsaretti.

 

 

Winter Term 2017

 

Family Justice Reading Group (co-organised by Andrée-Anne Cormier and Serena Olsaretti)

 

Every Thursday**, from 19 January until 6 April, we will meet for our reading group, from 14:00 until 15:30, in room 24.100 of the Mercé Rodoreda building.

 

We will read Rivka Weinberg´s The Risk of a Lifetime and Thomas Scanlon´s new book manuscript Why Does Inequality Matter?

 

 

Family Justice Work-in-Progress Workshops (organised by Anca Gheaus)

Tuesday, 7 February 2017, 10:00-16:00, Aula 24.400 - Papers by Paul Bou-Habib, Anca Gheaus, Erik Magnusson, Serena Olsaretti

Friday, 24 March February 2017, 10:00-16:00, Aula 24.400 - Guest speaker: Daniel Weinstock, McGill University; Other papers by Andrée-Anne Cormier, Erik Magnusson, Riccardo Spotorno, Isabella Trifan.

 

 

Autumn Term 2016

 

Family Justice Reading Group

Every Thursday**, from 29 October until 14 December, we meet for our reading group from 12:00 to 13:30, Room 24.400

The first three sessions will be dedicated to reading Matthew Clayton´s manuscript on Independence for Children.

** Except for the week beginning on 15 May, when we meet on Friday 19 May at 11:30am instead of Thursday 18 May, in the same room as usual.

 

Workshop on Matthew Clayton´s Independence for Children

A one-day workshop on Matthew Clayton´s new manuscript on parental morality

Friday, 28 October, 9:30am-18:00, Room 24.023

Speakers:

Matthew Clayton, University of Warwick

Andrée-Anne Cormier, Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Timothy Fowler, University of Bristol

Sarah Stroud, McGill University

Han van Wietmarschen, University College London

 

Spring Term 2016

 

Family Justice Invited Speakers´Seminars 

         All seminars will be held in room 23.103 of the Mercé Rodoreda building.

Tuesday 17 May, 11am - Migrants By Plane and Migrants by Storks: Can We Refuse Citizenship to One, but Not the Other? - Tim Meijers, Université Louvaine-La-Neuve

Tuesday 24 May, 11 am – The Right to Parent One´s Biological Baby – Anca Gheaus, Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Tuesday 31 May, 11 am – Paradoxes of Children´s Vulnerability – Colin Macleod, University of Victoria

* Thursday 10 June, 11am – Sharing The Costs of Children - Sabine Hohl, University of Graz

 

* This seminar in on a Thursday, as the NOMOS meeting on Sally Haslanger´s Carus Lectures, hosted by UPF, runs from Monday 7 to Wednesday 9 June. See:

https://nomosnetwork.wordpress.com/2015/12/01/11th-nomos-meeting-barcelona-6-8-june-2016-universitat-pompeu-fabra/