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Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS)


This September Rebecca Buxton is organising a small two-day conference in Cambridge to mark the 30th anniversary of the death of Judith Shklar, historian of political thought, political theorist, and John Cowles Professor of Government at Harvard University. At the time of her death, Shklar was regarded as one of the leading thinkers of her generation. The conference will bring together leading specialists in the work of Shklar. 

We are inviting 500 word abstracts for 30 minute presentations that engage with the work of Judith Shklar from new perspectivesPlease submit abstracts by 27 July 2022.

Watch this space for more information on the conference as the date approaches.


Friday, 16 September, 2022 - 09:00 to Saturday, 17 September, 2022 - 09:00
Event location: 
King's College Cambridge