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CRÉ-Parr-Hoover Joint Conference (via Zoom)

April 27 - April 28

Join the Parr Center for Ethics for a joint conference with Montreal’s Centre for Research on Ethics and the Hoover Chair at the University of Louvain in Belgium!


This event will be held via Zoom. To request Zoom access, please reach out to Jordan Lifer at jordan.lifer@unc.edu. The complete program is as follows:


27 April 2020

9:30  Refia Kadayifçi (Chaire Hoover) – “Neutrality of Effects and Discrimination Law”

10:15  Manuel Valente (Chaire Hoover) – “The Age-based Right to a Pension, Old-Age Sufficiency and Differential Longevity”

11:05  Eric Boot (Chaire Hoover) – “What Is the ‘Public Interest’ and Why Do We Need It?”

1:00  Alex Campbell (Parr Center) – “Lying, Misleading, and the Need to Deceive”

1:45  François Jaquet (CRÉ) – “What’s Wrong with Speciesism”

2:45  Gabriella Hulsey (Parr Center) – “Callouts as Moral Discourse”

3:30  Hannah Carnegy-Arbuthnott (CRÉ) – “Privacy, publicity, and the right to be forgotten”

28 April 2020

9:30  Minji Jang (Parr Center) – “Content Externalism, Blame, and Moral Protest”

10:15  Åsbjørn Melkevik (CRÉ) – “Helping the Deserving Poor”

11:15  Ehsan Sheikholharam Mashhadi (Parr Center) – “The Ambivalent Ethics of Love for Neighbor in Dogville*

12:00  Peter Dietsch (CRÉ) – “Just returns from capitalist production”


* to stream Dogville online via the UNC Library (with UNC ONYEN log-in), click here.


April 27
April 28
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