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Political Philosophy In The Twenty-First Century - A Memorial Conference for Richard Miller

Saturday, April 27, 2024 at 9:00am to 5:00pm

Physical Sciences Building, 401
245 East Avenue

Conference to honor the memory of Professor Emeritus Richard Miller



  • 9:30 - Welcome
  • 9:35 -10:45 – Daniel Koltonski, University of Delaware – “Coercion and Deliberative Necessity”
    • Session Chair: Scott MacDonald, Cornell University
  • 10:45-11:15 – coffee
  • 11:15-12:30 – Darrel Moellendorf, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität, Frankfurt am Main – “International Solidarity in the Anthropocene”
    • ​​​​​​​Session chair: Neelam Sethi, Syracuse University
  • 12:30-2:00 – lunch
  • 2:00-3:15 – Richard J. Arneson, University of California, San Diego – “Richard Miller: Common-sense Marxist, Common-sense moralist, and cautious egalitarian”
    • ​​​​​​​Session chair: Andrei Marmor, Cornell University
  • 3:15-3:45 – coffee
  • 3:45-5:00 – Meena Krishnamurthy, Queens University – “From Shattered Dreams to Dreams in the Making: Martin Luther King Jr. on the Transformative Power of Democratic Disappointment
    • ​​​​​​​Session chair: Michelle Kosch, Cornell University

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Philosophy, Sustainability

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cascal, Philosophy, philcal, cashum, PHILDWCAL

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