International Conference: “The Political Role of Moral Emotions”
“The Political Role of Moral Emotions”
At the University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
June 23-24, 2022.
Cosponsors: Jean Beer Blumenfeld Center for Ethics at Georgia State University, USA
Department of Political Science and International Relations of the University of Geneva
- Carla Bagnoli (Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia), Blaming: a pluralist and dynamic account
- Antti Kauppinen (University of Helsinki): Emotions and Echo Chambers
- Victoria McGeer (Princeton University and Australian National University): Restoring dignity: Institutional humiliation and the work of apology
- Colleen Murphy (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign): Contempt, Political Divisions, and Transitional Justice
Confirmed invited speakers
- Gustavo Beade (Universidad Austral de Chile), Emotions, Punishment and Human Rights Violations: A Defense of the ‘Trials from within the Community’
- Michael Cholbi (University of Edinburgh), Shared Grief as a Catalyst for Solidarity and Social Justice
- Romy Eskens (Stockholm University), Gratitude as a Justification for Partiality Towards Combatants in Humanitarian Interventions
- Jakob Huber (Goethe University Frankfurt/Main), What is democratic hope?
- Max F. Kramer (University of Arizona), Moral anger, empathy, and solidarity
- Laura Luz Silva (University of Antwerp), The Efficacy of Anger: Retribution and Recognition
Conference program and registration information.