Global Justice and Ethics: an Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference
Opening Remarks: 9:45- 10:00 a.m.
Lynette Sieger, Gallatin School, NYU
Dean’s Conference Room, 801 Gallatin School
Panel One: 10:00-11:15 p.m.
Conflict, Security, and Justice
Aviva Shiller, Philosophy, University of Western Ontario: Global Justice & Democratic Peace Thesis
Hadassa Noorda, University of Amsterdam Law School: Self-Defense by States Against Non-State Actors: Discriminating Between Non-State Combatants and Civilians
Declan Galvin, Gallatin School, New York University: Developing an Analytical Framework for Regional Conflict Formation in the African Great Lakes Region
Ian Fishback, Philosophy, University of Michigan: Permissible Killing in Common Defense
Panel Two: 11:15-12:15 p.m.
Rights, Duties, and Human Good
Alexandre Gajevic Sayegh, Philosophy, University of Montréal: Distributive Justice and Tort Based Justice: A Practice-Dependent Account for Global Poverty Eradication
Darlene Drecun, Philosophy, Carleton University: A Cosmopolitan Consensus Approach to Medical Entitlements
Kevin J. McGravey, Political Science, Brown University: Agnostic Rights in Global Context
Lunch Break: 12:15-1:30 p.m.
Jerry H. Labowitz Theatre for the Performing Arts, Gallatin School
1 Washington Place, NYC
Keynote Lecture 1:30-2:30 p.m.
Enough About Just-War, What About Just-Peace? The Doctrine of Preventive Non-Intervention
Department of Philosophy, University of Utah
Invited Faculty Panel: 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Peace and Security
Patty Chang, Department of Politics, NYU, UN Consultant
Vasuki Nesiah, Gallatin School, NYU
Joel Rosenthal, President, Carnegie Council for Ethics and International Affairs, and Department of Politics, NYU
Panel Three: 3:30-5:00 p.m
The Normative Structure of Global Governance
Colin Hickey, Philosophy, Georgetown University: Scaling up to Global Justice: A Critique of Statism
Attila Mraz, Philosophy, Central European University and NYU: Ideal and Non-Ideal Theory: Two approaches to the Legitimacy of Global Governance
Matthew Hodgetts, Political Science, Brown University: In-it-togetherness: A Global Ethos of Justice
Arnaud Kurze, Public and International Affairs, George Mason University: Whose Justice? The Struggle to Democratize Globalized Accountability Efforts in the Balkans
Reception: 5:00-6:00 p.m.
The event is free and open to the public