Today Week Month

Religious Freedom, Legal Pluralism and Democratic Constitutionalism

Start/End Friday, February 22, 2013 10:00 AM EST -- Saturday February 23, 2013 04:00 PM EST
Location Name International Affairs Building, Room 707

A 2-day symposium organized by Jean L. Cohen, Columbia University

Friday, February 22

10:00am-12:00pm: Panel on Constitutionalism and Legal Pluralism

Paper by Dieter Grimm (Humboldt University) with comments by Andrew Arato (The New School)

2:00-4:00pm: Panel on Religious Legal Pluralism and Family Law

Paper by Linda McClain (Boston University) with comments by Mirjam Kunkler (Princeton University) and Karen Barkey (Columbia University)

Saturday, February 23

10:00am-12:00pm: Panel on Republicanism and Freedom of Religion

Paper by Michel Troper (Paris X) with comments by Claudia Haupt (Columbia Law) and Stathis Gourgouris (Columbia University)

2:00-4:00pm: Panel on Freedom of Religion and Religious Establishment

Paper by Larry Sager (University of Texas, Austin) with comments by Nancy Rosenblum (Harvard University)

Sponsored by the Blinken European Institute and the Institute for Religion, Culture, and Public Life