New event series: “Democracy: Bridging Facts and Norms”

We are happy to announce that a new event series on “Democracy: Bridging Facts and Norms” supported by the UZH Graduate Campus will soon by launched for the academic year 2015-2016 by members of

This series aims at offering young researchers studying democracy a space for interdisciplinary academic discussion while at the same time making academic debates accessible to a wider audience by organising public presentations and discussions focused on current academic and political issues.

Schedule Nov. 2015 Feb. 2016 May 2016 Sept. 2016
Events Public event: Podium discussion “Grenzen der Demokratie?” Workshop and public event: “Justice and Democracy: Assessing Political Legitimacy” Workshop and public event: “Contextualizing Democracy: Culture, Capitalism, Inequalities” Public event: Podium discussion “Democracy and the role of public intellectuals”


Further information can be found here.