Katrina Forrester, In the Shadow of Justice: Postwar Liberalism and the Remaking of Political Philosophy

Event Description:

A book presentation and panel discussion around Katrina Forrester's new book In the Shadow of Justice: Postwar Liberalism and the Remaking of Political Philosophy. The book offers a history of how political philosophy was recast by the rise of postwar liberalism and irrevocably changed by John Rawls’s A Theory of Justice. 

Co-sponsored with the Consortium for Intellectual History (Columbia/NYU)

Katrina Forrester
Assistant Professor, Department of Government and Social Studies, Harvard

Atossa Abrahamian
Senior Editor of The Nation

Jason Frank
Robert J. Katz Chair and Professor, Department of Government, Cornell

Melissa Schwartzberg
Silver Professor of Politics, NYU

Moderated by: Stefanos Geroulanos (Professor, Department of History, NYU)

Event Location:
NYU Center for the Humanities
20 Cooper Square
Fifth Floor
New York, NY
10003
United States
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Date: December 3, 2019

Start Time: 6:00 pm
End Time: 7:30 pm

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