Nathanson Centre News – 2014

Corruption conference pictures

November 18, 2014

Pictures from the Centre’s conference on “Understanding and Taming Public and Private Corruption in the 21st Century” are now available online.

India Just War Theory Workshop

November 17, 2014

The Centre is pleased to announce, as part of its international activities, a collaboration with the Stockholm Centre for the Ethics of War and Peace and O.P. Jindal Global University for the organization of a one-day workshop on “The Analytic Just War: Engaging India in an International Conversation“. The workshop will be held in New Delhi on February 28, 2015, and will be led by Prof. François Tanguay-Renaud and Dr. Helen Frowe.

A One Day Conference: Feminisms, Structural Violence and Transitional Justice

September 26, 2014

The program for the Nathanson Centre’s conference on “Feminisms, Structural Violence, and Transitional Justice“, to be held at Osgoode on 31 October, is now available online.

Understanding and Taming Public and Private Corruption in the 21st Century

September 24, 2014

The program for the Nathanson Centre’s international conference on “Understanding and Taming Public and Private Corruption in the 21st Century“, to be held at Osgoode on 6 and 7 November, is now available online.

Summer break wishes

July 7, 2014

The Nathanson Centre wishes to all a restful yet productive summer break!

The Centre’s leadership

July 6, 2014

The Centre is pleased to report that its director, Prof. François Tanguay-Renaud, has been named a Visiting Faculty Fellow at the University of Toronto Centre for Ethics, as well as at Massey College, for 2014-2015. He will continue to direct the Centre during this period with the assistance of Professor Hengameh Saberi, who has served on the Executive Committee since 2012 and will act as Associate Director during the Fall Term.

Visiting Fellow Massimo Renzo

March 10, 2014

The Centre is spending the months of March and April with us as a Visiting Fellow. Dr. Renzo is a co-organizer of the upcoming Wrongs across Borders conference.

Wrongs across Borders conference

February 13, 2014

wrongsacrossbordersThe program for the Nathanson Centre’s international conference on “Wrongs across Borders” in now available online.

Featured speakers include Arash Abizadeh (McGill), Daniel Butt (Oxford), Simon Caney (Oxford), Tom Christiano (Arizona), Helen Frowe (Stockholm), Adil Haque (Rutgers), Catriona McKinnon (Reading), Miriam Ronzoni (Manchester), and Victor Tadros (Warwick), with comments from a no less impressive list of Nathanson researchers and others.

Review

January 23, 2014

The Centre is currently undergoing an external review of its activities. Its three reviewers – Craig Forcese (Ottawa), Robert Howse (NYU), and Steven R. Ratner (Michigan) – will be on site on Friday, 31 January. If you have any comments for them, please email them to Lielle Gonsalves.

Recent seminars posted to Youtube

February 12, 2014

Seminar presentations by Prof. Annie Stilz (“The Value of Self-Determination”) and Prof. Matthias Risse (“On the Relevance of Humanity’s Collective Ownership of the Earth for Immigration”) are now available online.