[CONFERENCE] From Critical Theory to Cosmopolitanism. A Tribute to David Held (1951-2019)- 12-13 November 2020, Paris II.

The conference, which was originally to take place on the 5th of May is postponed to the 12th and 13th of November 2020.

David Held died on 2 March 2019. He was one of the most influential British international relations theorist in his generation, known for his work on the theory of democracy, globalisation and cosmopolitanism.

In the context of Pr. Olivier de Frouville’s Institut Universitaire de France (IUF) program of research (« Autour d’une théorie démocratique du droit international ») the Paris Human Rights Center is organizing a conference to pay tribute to his life and work, from critical theory to contemporary cosmopolitanism.

The conference, which will gather members of David Held’s family, international lawyers, philosophers, international relations theorists, will take place at the University Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas, 12, place du Panthéon, 75005 Paris on the 12th and the 13th of November 2020, room 4.

The program will be communicated soon.

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