2020-2021

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Katrina Forrester

Assistant Professor of Government and Social Studies, Harvard University

Katrina Forrester is Assistant Professor of Government and Social Studies at Harvard University. Her research focuses on the history of twentieth-century political thought and its implications for social and political theory; she is currently working on a book about feminist theories of work. She is the author of the multi-award-winning In the Shadow of JusticePostwar Liberalism and the Remaking of Political Philosophy (Princeton University Press, 2019) and co-editor of Nature, Action and the Future: Political Thought and the Environment (Cambridge University Press, 2018). Her writing and research has appeared in the The New YorkerHarper's,  London Review of BooksThe GuardianHistorical JournalModern Intellectual HistoryClimatic ChangeEuropean Journal of Political Theory, The Nation, and elsewhere.... Read more about Katrina Forrester

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Archon Fung

Winthrop Laflin McCormack Professor of Citizenship and Self-Government

Professor Fung is Winthrop Laflin McCormack Professor of Citizenship and Self-Government at the Harvard Kennedy School. His research explores policies, practices, and institutional designs that deepen the quality of democratic governance. He focuses upon public participation, deliberation, and transparency.... Read more about Archon Fung

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Meira Levinson

Professor of Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education

Meira Levinson is a normative political philosopher who works at the intersection of civic education, youth empowerment, racial justice, and educational ethics. In doing so, she draws upon scholarship from multiple disciplines as well as her eight years of experience teaching in the Atlanta and Boston Public Schools. She is currently working to start a global field of educational ethics, modeled in some ways after bioethics, that is philosophically rigorous, disciplinarily and experientially inclusive, and both relevant to and informed by educational policy and practice.... Read more about Meira Levinson

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Mathias Risse

Co-director, Graduate Fellowship Program
Berthold Beitz Professor in Human Rights, Global Affairs and Philosophy, Harvard Kennedy School

Mathias Risse is Berthold Beitz Professor in Human Rights, Global Affairs and Philosophy and Director of the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at Harvard Kennedy School. His work primarily addresses questions of global justice ranging from human rights, inequality, taxation, trade and immigration to climate change, obligations to future generations and the future of technology, especially also the impact of artificial intelligence on a range of normative issues.... Read more about Mathias Risse