A Workshop on Law’s Virtues: Can Law Function as a Moral Teacher in a Pluralistic Society?


Location: Notre Dame London Law Centre

Thursday, May 16, 2013

11:00 a.m. Welcome

11:15 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. Part I: Law as a Moral Teacher

John Tasioulas
Quain Professor of Jurisprudence
University College London

Roger Crisp
Uehiro Fellow and Tutor in Philosophy
Oxford University

2:00 p.m. to 5:15 p.m. Part II: Life Issues and the Law

Sally Sheldon
Professor of Medical Law and Ethics
Kent Law School

Effy Vayena
Senior Fellow, The Institute of Biomedical Ethics
University of Zürich

Albert Weale
Professor of Political Theory and Public Policy
University College London

Friday, May 17, 2013

9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Part III: Voting, Morality, and the Law

George Letsas
Reader in Philosophy of Law and Human Rights
University College London

Kimberley Brownlee
Associate Professor, Legal and Moral Philosophy
Warwick School of Law

12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m. Concluding Discussion

Cathleen Kaveny
John P. Murphy Foundation Professor of Law and
Professor of Theology
University of Notre Dame