At the Visiting Speaker Seminar Series, a visiting international speaker will give a talk on a topic of their choice, which is then followed by a Questions and Answers session.

Past seminars:

May 25, 2023 | Kristin Voigt (McGill University) - ‘Relational equality, commemoration and denigrating names

February 16, 2023 |  Cristian Rettig Bianchi, (Universidad Adolfo Iban─ôz, Chile) - 'On the (unnecessary) thesis of forfeiture.'

October 19, 2022 | Simon Kirchin (Kent) - 'The normativity of fit', jointly with TCD Department of Philosophy.

February 22, 2022 | Jo Wolff (University of Oxford) - 'Structural harm, structural injustice, structural repair.'

December 9, 2021 | Ashwini Vasanthkumar (Queens University)  - 'Self-respect under conditions of oppression.’

July 8, 2021 | Cristián Rettig (Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez, Chile) - ‘Towards an action-guiding theory of human rights.’

May 27, 2021 | Hannah Carnegy-Arbuthnott (University of York) - ‘The institutional point of self-ownership.’

April 22, 2021 | Gopal Sreenivasan (Duke University) - ‘The moral independence of legal human rights.’

March 25, 2021 | Rima Basu (Claremont McKenna College) - ‘Normative expectations.’

December 4, 2020 | Meena Krishnamurthy (Queen’s University, Ontario) - “Castes in India: Their Mechanism, Genesis and Development”.