Thursday, May 8, 2008

Penn Conference on “Citizenship, Borders, and Human Needs”

Tomorrow (Friday, May 9th), the Penn Program on Democracy, Citizenship and Constitutionalism (DCC) will be hosting its first Annual Conference on the theme of “Citizenship, Borders, and Human Needs”   The conference will take place from 9am to 6pm in Bodek Lounge on the first floor of the University of Pennsylvania’s historic Houston Hall (located at 3417 Spruce St), and there will be a reception following in the Mosaic Gallery of the Penn University Museum from 6pm -7pm.

Speakers include: Veit Bader (Sociology, University of Amsterdam), Rainer Baubock (Social Sciences, European University Institute), Christian Joppke (Government, American University of Paris), Chandran Kukathas (Government, London School of Economics), Kamal Sadiq (Political Science, UC Irvine), Karolina Szmagalska-Follis (Anthropology, Penn), Leti Volpp (Law, UC Berkeley), and Antonio Yunez-Naude (Economics, El Colegio de Mexico).

For your convenience, papers are available for download on our website: Just go to and click on 2007-2008 events. Download conference_schedule.doc


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