Work in Progress Retreat

18-19 July 2019
Peppers Mineral Springs Hotel, Hepburn Springs Vic 3461

18 July

10:30-11:00
Arrival, tea and coffee

11:00-12:00
Paul Muldoon (Monash University) – ‘What Emergency?: The Biopolitics of the Sorry Business’

Discussant: Suzy Killmister (Monash University)

12:00-12:30
Tea/coffee

12:30-13:30
Matteo Bonotti (Monash University) and Steven Zech (Monash University) – ‘Disaggregating Civility’

13:30-14:30
Lunch

14:30-16:00
Alda Balthrop-Lewis (ACU) Thoreau’s Religion: Walden Woods, Social Justice, and the Politics of Asceticism (book manuscript)

Discussant: Gearoid Brinn (University of Melbourne)

16:00-16:30
Tea/coffee

16:30-17:30
Roundtable discussion on methodologies in political, legal, and social theory

19:00-22:00
Dinner/drinks

19 July

11:-00-12:00
Terry Macdonald (University of Melbourne) – ‘Towards a Pluralist Theory of Global Political Legitimacy’

Discussant: Linda Barclay (Monash University)

12:00-12:30
Tea/coffee

12:30-13:30
Hamza Bin Jehangir (University of Melbourne) and Adrian Little (University of Melbourne) – ‘Time, Change, and Comparisons: Temporality in Comparative Political Theory’

13:30-14:30
Lunch

14:30-15:30
Daniel Halliday (University of Melbourne) – ‘On the (Mis)Classification of Paid Labour’

Discussant: Kate Macdonald (University of Melbourne)

15:30-16:00
Tea/coffee

16:00-17:00
Shiri Krebs (Deakin University) ‘Between Facts and Fiction: The Impact of Technology-Generated Data on Security Decision-making in the US and Israel’

Discussant: Zim Nwokora (Deakin University)

17:00
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