June 6, 2019: Workshop "New Universalisms" at the Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg.

Excited about hosting this workshop with Javier Burdman:

Panel I

Christian Volk (Freie Universität, Berlin)

“What Is Transformative Protest?”

Javier Burdman (Goethe Universität, Frankfurt)

“’Sense of Injustice:’ On the Universality of Epistemic Resistance”




 Inés Valdez (Humboldt Stiftung, Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg, and Ohio State U)

“Humanitarianism, Violence, and Labor: Universals in the Politics of Migration”

 Alasia Nuti (York University)

 “Emancipation and Unjust History: The Grounds and Tools of Intergenerational




Madeleine Elfenbein (Lichtenberg-Kolleg, Göttingen Institute of Advanced Study)

“On Sovereignty and Solidarity as Organizing Principles”


Julian Culp (American University, Paris)

“Is There a Universal Grammar of Justice?”