Program

Thursday, 24 January 

2:00 - 3:00 PM: Exhibition of material from the John Rawls Collection and special reception for conference participants
Location: Harvard University Archives, Pusey Hall.
The exhibition will be open from Wednesday, January 24 through Friday, January 26, during the regular public visiting hours hours at the Archives: 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM.  

Please note that all following conference events will be held in Tsai Auditorium, CGIS South, 1737 Cambridge Street.


3:15 - 3:45 PM: Conference Opening Remarks 

3:45 - 5:45 PM - Panel: Rawls and the Project of Modern Political Philosophy 
Speakers: Leif Wenar (King’s College, London), Kenzie Bok (Harvard), Katrina Forrester (Harvard) 
Chair: Eric Nelson (Harvard) 

6:00 - 7:30 PM - "Rawls on Equality: Looking Back at A Theory of Justice," Keynote Lecture by T.M. Scanlon (Harvard)
Chair: Michael Rosen (Harvard)

7:30 PM - Reception 
 

Friday, 25 January 

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Panel: Morality, Reciprocity, Political Justice 
Speakers: Stephen Darwall (Yale), Samuel Scheffler (NYU), Danielle Allen (Harvard) 
Chair: Erin Kelly (Tufts) 

12:00 - 1:15 PM - Lunch 

1:15 - 3:15 PM - Panel: Religion and Democratic Society 
Speakers: Andrew March (Harvard), Paul Weithman (Notre Dame), Jeremy Waldron (NYU) 
Chair: Eric S. Gregory (Princeton) 

3:15 - 3:45 PM - Coffee Break 

3:45-5:45 PM - Panel: Social Inequality & Economic Justice 
Speakers: Joseph Fishkin (Texas), Gina Schouten (Harvard), Lucas Stanczyk (Harvard) 
Chair: Eric Beerbohm (Harvard) 

6:00 - 7:15 PM - "John Rawls's Theory of the Good," Keynote Lecture by Christine Korsgaard (Harvard) 
Chair: Arthur Applbaum (Harvard)


Saturday, 26 January 

10:30 AM - 12:30 PM - Panel: Humanity and the Future 
Speakers: Clark Wolf (Iowa State), Anja Karnein (SUNY Binghamton), Partha Dasgupta (Cambridge) 
Chair: Johann Frick (Princeton) 

12:30 - 1:45 PM - Lunch 

1:45 - 3:45 PM - Conclusion: Round Table Discussion 
Panelists: Rainer Forst (Frankfurt), Teresa Bejan (Oxford), Tommie Shelby (Harvard) 
Chair: Dennis Thompson (Harvard) 

3:45 – 4:00 PM: Final Remarks