Past Events

Mathias Thaler has organized the following events over the duration of the project:

Mathias Thaler gave the following talks over the duration of the project:

  • 12/7/2016, University of Edinburgh (UK): “Hope Abjuring Hope: On the Place of Utopia in realist Political Theory”, organized by the Political Theory Research Group, University of Edinburgh.
  • 11/19/2016, University of St Andrews (UK): “Hope Abjuring Hope: On the Place of Utopia in realist Political Theory”, during the workshop “What Is to Be Done? Political Ontology, Critique and Democratic Politics”.
  • 6/9-6/10/2016, Durham University (UK): “Political Theory and its Audience: Reflections on a Contentious Relationship”, during the “Political Responsibility” workshop.
  • 1/22/2016, University of Cambridge (UK): “Imagining Violence”, invited talk organized by the Department of German
  • 9/3-9/6/2015, San Francisco (US): “Unhinged Frames: When Hypotheticals About Torture Go Wrong”, during the APSA General Conference.
  • 3/30/2015, Sheffield (UK): “Unhinged Frames: When Hypotheticals About Torture Go Wrong”, during the PSA General Conference.
  • 9/5/2014, University of Glasgow (UK): “A Pragmatist Defence of the Ban On Torture”.
  • 6/24/2014, University of Westminster (UK): “Discursus Interruptus: Revisiting James Tully’s Democratic Conception of Public Philosophy”.
  • 6/12/2014, University of Copenhagen (Denmark): “A Pragmatist Defence of the Ban On Torture”.
  • 4/11/2014, University of Southampton (UK): Presentation of the JUDGEPOL project, organized by the Political Thought Specialist Group of the Political Studies Association.
  • 2/26/2014, University of Edinburgh: “A Pragmatist Defence of the Ban On Torture”, organized by the Political Theory Research Group, University of Edinburgh.
  • 11/12/2013, University of York (UK): “On Time in Just War Theory”.
  • 6/9/2013, Science Po Bordeaux (France): “On Time in Just War Theory”, during the ECPR General Conference.
  • 7/12/2013, University of St. Andrews (UK): “Law in Larry May”.