Reminder: Jeremy Waldron to Deliver Inaugural Niemeyer Lectures at Notre Dame

The Political Theory Program at Notre Dame presents the inaugural series of the Niemeyer Lectures in Political Philosophy, featuring Jeremy Waldron, University Professor and Professor of Law at New York University.

The Niemeyer Lectures honor the contributions and memory of the late Gerhart Niemeyer (1907-1997), professor of political philosophy at the University of Notre Dame from 1955 to 1997.

Professor Waldron will deliver a series of four lectures entitled “The Principle of Proximity” at 4:30 p.m. on the following dates:

Tuesday, March 15
“Two Models of Political Community”
Reception to follow

Wednesday, March 16
“The Importance of Proximity”

Tuesday, March 22
“Proximity and Migration”

Wednesday, March 23
“Telescopic Philanthropy”
Reception to follow

All four lectures will take place at 4:30 p.m. in the auditorium of Notre Dame’s Hesburgh Center for International Studies. Abstracts of the lectures are available online.