Dr. Franziska Martinsen

Westring 400, R.04.25
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martinsen@politik.uni-kiel.de

Deputy Professor of Political Science with denomination Political Theory at Christian-Albrechts- University Kiel

Privatdozentin at Leibniz University Hannover (venia legendi for Political Science since 06/2016)

https://www.ipw.uni-hannover.de/martinsen1.html

Office hours

Upon request.

Academic Positions

  • since 04/2018: Deputy Professor of Political Science at Christian-Albrechts- University Kiel
  • 03-06/2018    Visiting Professor of Political Theory, Department of Political Science, University of Vienna (Austria)
  • 10/2017 – 02/2018: Deputy Professor (W3) of Political Theory and the History of Ideas, Institute of Political Science and Communication Studies, University of Greifswald (Germany)
  • 04/2007 – 09/2017: Assistant Professor at the Institute of Political Science, Leibniz University Hannover (Germany)
  • 04/2005 – 03/2007: Research Assistant in the research project “Global Justice and Partiality”, Institute of Philosophy, University of Basel (Switzerland), funded by the Swiss National Fund (SNF)
  • 10/2004-07/2005: Research Assistant in the research project PEOPEL (“Project on the European Philosophy of European Law”), Department of Public Law, Université de Fribourg (Switzerland), funded by the Swiss National Fund (SNF) (in English)
  • 10/2003-03/3005: Assistant Professor at the Institute of Philosophy, University of Basel (Switzerland)
  • 2005-2017: Salaried lectureships at the Centre Gender Studies, University of Basel (Switzerland), Zürich University (Switzerland) and Georg-August-University Göttingen (Germany)

 

Positions as Project Manager and Member of Managing Committees

  • Since 11/2017: Member of the Board of the DVPW Working Group “Politics and Gender”
  • Since 09/2017: Member of the Board of the DVPW Section “Political Theory and History of Political Ideas”
  • 2017-2021: Project manager of “Political Science Goes Public” (funded by VolkswagenStiftung, in collaboration with the provincial capital, Hannover)
  • 2014-2017: Project manager of “Hannah Arendt Lectures and Hannah Arendt Tage” (funded by VolkswagenStiftung, in collaboration with the provincial capital, Hannover)

 

Research Interests:

  • Political Theory
  • International Political Theory
  • History of Political Ideas
  • Contemporary Theories of Human Rights / History of Theories of Human Rights
  • Democratic Theory / Institutional Theory
  • Transnational Governance
  • Theories of (Global) Justice / Transitional Justice
  • International Criminal Justice
  • Gender Theories
  • Theories of Society
  • Theories of Violence

Publications

Monographs

  • 2019: Grenzen der Menschenrechte (Boundaries of Human Rights) (in prep.).
  • 2019: Wissenschaftstheorie. Eine Einführung (Philosophy of Science. An Introduction), Wiesbaden (with T. Hitzel-Cassagnes, in prep.).
  • 2014: Politische Philosophie der Besonderheit. Normative Perspektiven in pluralistischen Gesellschaften (Philosophy of Particularity. Normative Perspectives in Pluralistic Societies), Frankfurt (with O. Flügel-Martinsen).
  • 2014: Recht auf Wiedergutmachung. Geschlechtergerechtigkeit und die Bewältigung historischen Unrechts (A Right to Reparation? Gender Justice and historical Injustice), Opladen (with T. Hitzel-Cassagnes).
  • 2010: Verteilung über Grenzen? Gerechtigkeit und Kosmopolitismus (Distribution beyond Borders? Justice and Cosmopolitanism), Frankfurt/New York.


Edited Volumes

  • 2018: Radikale Demokratietheorie. Ein Handbuch (Radical Democracy Theory. A Handbook), Berlin: Suhrkamp (with D. Comtesse, O. Flügel-Martinsen, M. Nonhoff) (forthcoming).
  • 2018: Pierre Rosanvallon’s Political Thought. Bielefeld (with O. Flügel-Martinsen, S.W. Sawyer, D. Schulz) (forthcoming).
  • 2018: Digitalisierung und Demokratie (Digitisation and Democracy), Weilerswist.
  • 2018: Staatsverständnisse in Frankreich (Conceptions of the State in France). Baden-Baden (with N. Campagna).
  • 2017: Welches Europa wollen wir? (Which Europe Do We Want?), Weilerswist (with D. Horster).
  • 2016: Alle Macht den Städten? Partizipation in der Stadt von Morgen (All Powers to the Cities? Participation within the Upcoming City), Weilerswist (with D. Horster).
  • 2015: Tischgesellschaft der Zukunft – über eine Ethik der Ernährung (Dinner Party of the Future – On the Ethics of Food), Weilerswist (with. D. Horster).
  • 2015: Demokratietheorie und Staatskritik aus Frankreich. Neuere Diskurse und Perspektiven (Democratic Theory and Critique of the State in France), Stuttgart (with O. Flügel-Martinsen).
  • 2014: Deliberative Kritik – Kritik der Deliberation (Deliberative Critique - Critique of Deliberation), Wiesbaden (with O. Flügel-Martinsen, D. Gaus, T. Hitzel-Cassagnes).
  • 2014: Verbotene Liebe? - Zum Verhältnis von Wirtschaft und Politik (Forbidden Love? On the Relationship between Economy and Politics), Weilerswist (with D. Horster).
  • 2013: Gewaltbefragungen. Beiträge zur Theorie von Politik und Gewalt (A Critique of Violence. Contributions to Theory and Politics of Violence, Bielefeld (with O. Flügel-Martinsen).

 

Articles (selection)

  • 2019: Repräsentation versus Performativität. Feministische Perspektiven (Representation versus Performativity. Feminist Perspectives),in: Voigt, Rüder (Ed.), Repräsentation. Eine Schlüsselkategorie der Demokratie (Representation. A Key Conception of Democracy), Baden-Baden (forthcoming).
  • 2018: Politik und Politisches (Politcs and the Political), in: Comtesse, Dagmar/ Martinsen, Franziska/ Flügel-Martinsen, Oliver/ Nonhoff, Martin (Eds), Radikale Demokratietheorie. Ein Handbuch (Radical Democracy Theory. A Handbook), Berlin (forthcoming).
  • 2018: Sufragetten (Sufragettes), in: Comtesse, Dagmar/ Martinsen, Franziska/ Flügel-Martinsen, Oliver/ Nonhoff, Martin (Eds), Radikale Demokratietheorie. Ein Handbuch (Radical Democracy Theory. A Handbook), Berlin (forthcoming).
  • 2018: Schriftsteller*innen des Vormärz (Writers of the Vormärz), in: Comtesse, Dagmar/ Martinsen, Franziska/ Flügel-Martinsen, Oliver/ Nonhoff, Martin (Eds), Radikale Demokratietheorie. Ein Handbuch (Radical Democracy Theory. A Handbook), Berlin (forthcoming).
  • 2018: Cornel West, in: Comtesse, Dagmar/ Flügel-Martinsen, Oliver/ Martinsen, Franziska / Nonhoff, Martin (Eds), Radikale Demokratietheorie. Ein Handbuch, Berlin: Suhrkamp (with Y. Arisaka) (forthcoming).
  • 2018: Demos/Volk (Demos/People), in: Comtesse, Dagmar/ Flügel-Martinsen, Oliver/ Martinsen, Franziska / Nonhoff, Martin (Eds), Radikale Demokratietheorie. Ein Handbuch, Berlin: Suhrkamp (with O. Flügel-Martinsen, C. Moulin-Doos) (forthcoming).
  • 2018: Demokratie (Democracy), in: Comtesse, Dagmar/ Flügel-Martinsen, Oliver/ Martinsen, Franziska / Nonhoff, Martin (Eds), Radikale Demokratietheorie. Ein Handbuch, Berlin: Suhrkamp (with D. Comtesse, O. Flügel-Martinsen, M. Nonhoff) (forthcoming).
  • 2018: Einleitung (Introduction), in: Comtesse, Dagmar/ Flügel-Martinsen, Oliver/ Martinsen, Franziska / Nonhoff, Martin (Hg.), Radikale Demokratietheorie. Ein Handbuch, Berlin: Suhrkamp (with D. Comtesse, O. Flügel-Martinsen, M. Nonhoff) (forthcoming).
  • 2018: Das Menschenrecht auf politische Partizipation – Zur Revision des gegenwärtigen Menschenrechtsverständnisses (The Human Right to Political Participation – Contemporary Human Rights Revisted), in: MenschenRechtsZentrum (Eds), Philosophieren vor dem Hintergrund menschen- und völkerrechtlicher Wirklichkeiten – Aufgaben und Grenzen (Philosophizing Against the Background of Human Rights and International Law Realities – Challenges and Restrictions), Stuttgart, Potsdam.
  • 2018: Stereotype Zuschreibungen. Die Rolle von Frauen in Internationalen Menschenrechtsabkommen und UN-Deklarationen (Stereotypical Ascriptions. The Role of Women in International Resolutions and UN Declarations), in: Birke, Roman/Sachse, Carola (Eds), Das Geschlecht der Menschenrechte von der Frühen Neuzeit bis in die Gegenwart (The Gender of Human Rights, Early Modern Age until Contemporary), Göttingen.
  • 2018: Sicherheit und sexualisierte Gewalt in (Post)konflikt-Gesellschaften. Zur Rolle des Rechts aus feministischer Perspektive (Security and sexual violence in Post-Conflict Societies), in: Daniel, Antje/Mageza-Barthel, Rirhandu/Richter-Montpetit, Melanie/Scheiterbauer, Tanja (Eds), Feministische Perspektiven auf Sicherheit. Feminist Perspectives on Security, Opladen (with T. Hitzel-Cassagnes) (forthcoming).
  • 2018: Die Erfindung der Citoyenne. Weibliche (Staats-)Bürgerschaft und die Gleichberechtigung der Geschlechter in Olympe de Gouges‘ politischen Schriften (The Invention of the Citoyenne. Female Citizenship and Equal Rights of Both Sexes in Olympe de Gouges’s Political Writings), in: Campagna, Norbert/Martinsen, Franziska (Eds), Staatsverständnisse in Frankreich (Conceptions of State in France), Baden-Baden.
  • 2018: Einleitung (Introduction), in: Campagna, Norbert/ Martinsen, Franziska (Eds), Staatsverständnisse in Frankreich (Conceptions of State in France), Baden-Baden (with N. Campagna).
  • 2018: Politische Subjektivation zwischen Subjektkonstitution und Hand-lungsfähigkeit (Political Subjectivation between the Constitution of Subjects and the Capability to Act). In: Alkemeyer, Thomas/Bröckling, Ulrich/Peter, Tobias (Eds), Jenseits der Person. Die Subjektivierung kollektiver Subjekte. Bielefeld (Beyond the Person. The Subjectivation of Collective Subjects) (with O. Flügel-Martinsen).
  • 2017: Powerlessness versus Empowerment. The Aporia of Human Rights and Political Subjectivation. Coils of the Serpent. Journal for the Study of Contemporary Power 1:1.
  • 2017: Einleitung (Introduction), in: Horster, Detlef/Martinsen, Franziska (Eds), Welches Europa wollen wir? Weilerswist (with D. Horster).
  • 2016: Anwendungsfragen: Geschlecht (Scope of Application: Gender), in: Mieth, Corinna, Goppel, Anna & Neuhäuser, Christian (Eds), Handbuch Gerechtigkeit (Handbook of Justice), Stuttgart/Weimar.
  • 2016: Ungerechtigkeit (Injustice), in: Mieth, Corinna, Goppel, Anna & Neuhäuser, Christian (Eds), Handbuch Gerechtigkeit (Handbook of Justice), Stuttgart/Weimar (with O. Flügel-Martinsen).
  • 2016: Hedwig Dohm. Radikale Frauenrechtlerin und polemische Schriftstellerin (Hedwig Dohm. Radical Suffragette and Polemic Writer), in: Kritische Justiz (Critical Justice) (Ed), Streitbare Juristinnen. Band 2, Baden-Baden.
  • 2016: Multitude und Menschenrechte. Zur Idee eines Weltbürger_innentums des Widerstands (Multitude and Human Rights. A World Citizenship of Resistance), in: Prien, Thore (Ed), Der Staat im Empire. Zum Staatsverständnis des Postoperaismus (The State in Empire. On Postoperaism), Baden-Baden.
  • 2015: Gewalt im transnationalen Raum (Violence in the Transnational Realm), in: Kreide, Regina & Niederberger, Andreas (Eds), Internationale Politische Theorie, Stuttgart.
  • 2015: Internationale Strafgerichtsbarkeit: Hoffnungsträgerin für transnationale Menschenrechtsbewegungen (International Criminal Justice. Bearer of Hope for transnational Human Rights Movements), Zeitschrift für Menschenrechte – Journal for Human Rights 1 2015 (with T. Hitzel-Cassagnes).
  • 2015: Catherine Colliot-Thélène: Demokratie ohne Volk (Catherine Colliot-Thélène: Democracy without Demos), in: Flügel-Martinsen, Oliver & Martinsen, Franziska (Eds), Demokratietheorie und Staatskritik aus Frankreich. Neuere Diskurse und Perspektiven (Democratic Theory and Critique of the State in France), Stuttgart.
  • 2015: Einleitung: Demokratietheorie und Staatskritik aus Frankreich. Neuere Diskurse und Perspektiven (Introduction), in: Flügel-Martinsen, Oliver & Martinsen, Franziska (Eds), Demokratietheorie und Staatskritik aus Frankreich. Neuere Diskurse und Perspektiven (Democratic Theory and Critique of the State in France), Stuttgart.
  • 2014: Unbedingte Besonderheit? Aufgaben und Konturen einer Politischen Philosophie der Besonderheit (Unconditional Particularity?), in: Liebsch, Burkhard & Staudigl, Michael (Eds) Zum Gewaltpotential unbedingter Ansprüche (On the Violence of Unconditional Claims), Baden-Baden.
  • 2014: Politik des ‚Als-ob‘. Demokratische Teilhabe von Nichtrepräsentierten? (Politics “as if”. Democratic Participation of the Non-Represented), in: Thaa, Winfried & Linden, Markus (Eds), Ungleichheit und politische Repräsentation (Inegality and Political Representation), Baden-Baden.
  • 2014: Ambivalenzen eines geschlechtergerechten Völkerstrafrechts (Ambivalences of a gender-just International Criminal Law), in: Kritische Justiz (Critical Justice) 47:1, 26-45 (with T. Hitzel-Cassagnes).
  • 2014: Einleitung (Introduction), in: Horster, Detlef & Martinsen, Franziska (Eds), Verbotene Liebe? Zum Verhältnis von Politik und Wirtschaft (Forbidden Love? On the Relationship between Economy and Politics), Weilerswist.
  • 2013: Zur Politischen Philosophie der Gewalt. Ein Problemaufriss (On Political Philosophy of Violence), in: Martinsen, Franziska & Flügel-Martinsen, Oliver (Eds), Gewaltbefragungen. Beiträge zur Politischen Philosophie der Gewalt (Violence under Interrogation), Bielefeld (with O. Flügel-Martinsen).
  • 2013: Climate Change and the Concept of Shared Ecological Responsibility, Environmental Ethics 35:2 (with J. Seibt) (peer review).
  • 2013: Das Pendel der Gerechtigkeit. Iris Marion Youngs gerechtigkeitstheoretische Vermittlung von Besonderem und Allgemeinem (The Pendulum of Justice. On I.M. Young’s Theory of Justice), in: Niesen, Peter (Ed), Zwischen Demokratie und globaler Verantwortung (Between Democracy and Global Responsibility), Baden-Baden (with O. Flügel-Martinsen).
  • 2013: Der monadische Mensch. Individualität im Spannungsfeld zwischen Allgemeinem und Besonderem (The Monadic Human Being. Individuality between Generality and Particularity), in: Die ganze Welt in der Monade – Die selbsttätige Individualität (The Whole World within the Monade), 8. und 9. Leibniz-Festtage, Hannover.
  • 2012: Gerechtigkeit für Betroffene? Völkerrechtliche Strafgerechtigkeit revisited (Justice for Victims? International Criminal Justice Revisited), Kritische Justiz (Critical Justice) 45:3.
  • 2012: ’Form follows Function’? in: Kreide, Regina, Landwehr, Claudia & Toens, Katrin (Eds), Demokratie und Gerechtigkeit in Verteilungskonflikten (Democracy and Justice in the Context of Conflicts of Distribution), Baden-Baden.
  • 2011: Auch nachts sind nicht alle Katzen grau. Zum Verhältnis von Gleichheit und Differenz (At Night All Cats are not Grey. On the Relationship of Egality and Difference), in: Ast, Stephan, Hänni, Julia, Mathis, Klaus & Zabel, Benno (Eds), Gleichheit und Universalität (Egality and Universalism) 128:2011.
  • 2011: Sicherheit und Geschlechtergerechtigkeit in Transformationsgesellschaften (Security and Gender Justice in Transitional Societies), Kritische Justiz (Critical Justice) 44:1 (with T. Hitzel-Cassagnes).
  • 2011: The Process of Legitimation as a Large Scale Experiment. Comment on Erik Oddvar Eriksen, in: Forst, Rainer & Schmalz-Bruns, Rainer (Eds), Political Legitimacy and Democracy in Transnational Perspective, ARENA Report No 2/11/RECON Report No 13, Oslo: ARENA/Centre for European Studies.
  • 2010: Zum Verhältnis von sozialer Anerkennung und Rechtsprinzip im Rahmen der Bewältigung historischen Unrechts: Konkurrenz oder Komplementarität? (The Relationship between Social Recognition and the Principle of Riths in the Context of Historical Injustice), in: Schramm, Edward et al. (Eds), Konflikte im Recht – Recht der Konflikte, (Conflicts of Rights – Rights of Conflicts) (with T. Hitzel-Cassagnes).
  • 2009: Das gute Leben = das vernünftige Leben = das politische Leben?, in: Springmann, Simon & Trautsch, Asmus (Eds), Was ist Leben? Festgabe für Volker Gerhardt zum 65. Geburtstag, Berlin.
  • 2009: Gerechtigkeit im Spannungsfeld von Besonderem und Allgemeinem. Iris Marion Youngs Beitrag zu einem ungelösten Problem der Gerechtigkeitstheorie (Justice Between Generality and Particularity. I.M. Young on Justice Theory), in: Niesen, Peter & Krannich, Margret (Eds), Gesellschaftliche Perspektiven: Bildung, Gerechtigkeit, Inklusion (Perspectives on Education, Justice, Inclusion) (with O. Flügel-Martinsen).
  • 2008: Menschenrechte und Demokratie (Human Rights and Democracy), Zeitschrift für Menschenrechte – Journal for Human Rights 01/2008 (with R. Schmalz-Bruns u. N. Meisterhans).
  • 2007: Objektivität und/oder Politik. Das Geschlecht (in) der Musik (Objectivity and Politics. The Gender of Music), Bulletin du Forum musique et femmes suisse FMF 57.


Recensions

  • 2018: Review of: Richter, Emanuel. Demokratischer Symbolismus. Eine Theorie der Demokratie (Democratic Symbolism. A Theory of Democracy), Berlin: Suhrkamp Verlag 2016. Politische Vierteljahresschrift, DOI: 10.1007/s11615-018-0071-2.
  • 2017: Review of: Bargetz, Brigitte/Fleschenberg, Andrea/Kerner, Ina/Kreide, Regina/Ludwig, Gundula (Eds), Kritik und Widerstand. Feministische Praktiken in androzentrischen Zeiten (Critique and Resistance. Feminist Practice in androcentric Times), Opladen: Budrich 2015. Politische Vierteljahresschrift (forthcoming).
  • 2017: Review of: Existentialistische Staatsverständnisse? Rezension zu Schönherr-Mann, Hans-Martin, Gewalt, Macht, individueller Widerstand. Staatsverständnisse im Existentialismus (Existentialist Concepts of the State. Force, Power, Resistance), Baden-Baden: Nomos 2015. Neue Politische Literatur 61:3.
  • 2013: Review of: Löffler, Marion, Feministische Staatstheorien (Feminist State Theories), Frankfurt 2011, Zeitschrift für Politische Literatur Jg. 58.
  • 2013: Review of: Heuer, Wolfgang, Heiter, Bernd & Rosenmüller, Stefanie (Eds), Arendt Handbuch. Leben – Werk – Wirkung (Handbook Hannah Arendt), Stuttgart 2011, www.hannaharendt.net.
  • 2009: Review of: Ludwig, Gundula, Sauer, Birgit & Wöhl, Ste¬fanie (Eds), Staat und Geschlecht. Grundlagen und aktuelle Heraus¬forderungen feministischer Staatstheorie (Feminist State Theory. Foundations and Challenges), Baden-Baden: Nomos 2009, Kritische Justiz 4/2009.
  • 2008: Menke, Christoph & Pollmann, Arnd, Philosophie der Menschenrechte (Philosophy of Human Rights), Hamburg: Junius 2007, Zeitschrift für Menschen¬rechte – Journal for Human Rights 2/2008.

 

Paper Presentations and Invited Lectures (selection)

  • 09/26/2018: Does Democracy need a Fundament? The Controversy on Radical Democracy, DVPW-Congress, University Frankfurt a. M. (together with D. Comtesse).
  • 09/24/2018: Conceptions de l'État en France: The Intervention of the "Citoyenne", Institut Pierre Werner, Luxembourg (together with N. Campagna).
  • 05/16/2018: Menschenrechte und Demokratie. Politische Partizipation für Nicht-Staatsbürger*innen? (Human Rights and Democracy. Political Participation of Non-Citizens?), Institut für Sozialwissenschaften, Georg-August Universität Göttingen.
  • 03/22/2018: ‚Aufteilung des Sinnlichen‘. Widerständige Wahrnehmung von Peripherie und Zentrum im postkolonialen Kontext (‘Le partage du sensible.’ Resistant Perception of Periphery and Center within the Post-colonial Context), IPW Lectures, University Vienna (Austria).
  • 11/30/2017: The Future of International Political Theory. Panel discussion with P. Gümplova, I. Kerner, R. Kreide, A. Niederberger, Kulturwissenschaftliches Institut Essen (Germany).
  • 11/30/2017: Boundaries of Human Rights. Paper presentation at the Institute of Philosophy, University of Duisburg-Essen (Germany).
  • 05/12/2017: Staatslosigkeit und Grenzen der Menschenrechte (Statelessness and the Borders of Human Rights), Paper presentation at the Workshop “Staatlichkeit und Staatslosigkeit. Akephalie als Herausforderung und Ressource für die Sozialwissenschaften”, Technical University Darmstadt (Germany).
  • 04/20/2017: Boundaries of Human Rights. Lecture at the workshop “Boundary Processes in World Society”, Paper presentation at University of Bielefeld, Centre for Interdisciplinary Research (ZiF) (Germany).
  • 11/18/16: Democratic Exclusion of Refugees. The Demand for a Revision of Human Rights. Paper presentation at the conference “Political Theory on Refugees”, University of Augsburg (Germany).
  • 10/28/16: Powerlessness versus Empowerment: The Aporia of Human Rights and political Subjectivation. Paper presentation at the symposium “Coils of the Serpent”, University of Leipzig (Germany).
  • 05/19/16: On Violence and Reparation. The Overdemands of ‘Verfreundung’. Paper presentation at the Conference “Politische Trans-formationen von Freund-Feind-Bestimmungen. Entfeindung - Vergleichgültigung – Verfreundung”, Martin-Luther-University Halle Wittenberg (Germany).
  • 05/03/16: The European Subject of Human Rights. Lecture within the Series of Lectures “The Future of Political Theory in the 21st Century”, Georg-August University Göttingen (Germany).
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  • 04/06/16: Political Subjectivation between the Constitution of Subjectivity and Action. Paper presentation at the Conference “Beyond the Person. Subjectivation of Collective Subjects”, University of Leipzig (Germany) (with. O. Flügel-Martinsen)
  • 10/22/15: Human Rights and Borders. Lecture within the Series of Lectures “Wild Theory”, University of Bremen (Germany).
  • 09/25/15: Security and Gender in (Post)Conflict Societies. On the Law’s Role from a Feminist Perspective. Paper presentation at the DVPW-Congress „Vorsicht Sicherheit! Legitimationsprobleme der Ordnung von Freiheit“, Duisburg University (Germany) (with T. Hitzel-Cassagnes).
  • 09/09/15: Gender Justice in Transitional Societies: (Ambivalent) Promises of the International Criminal Law. Paper presentation at the III. Congress of the Coalition of Sociology of Law „Die Versprechungen des Rechts“, Humboldt-University Berlin (Germany) (with T. Hitzel-Cassagnes).
  • 03/25/15: Frontiers of Morality. Lecture at the 14. Workshop Ethics, Evangelische Akademy Frankfurt, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Oswald von Nell-Breuning-Institut/Hochschule St. Georgen, Catholic Akademy Rabanus Maurus and International Centre of Ethics in the Sciences Eberhard Karls University Tübingen (all Germany).
  • 05/30/14: The Gender of Knowledge. Lecture at the Symposium „Knowledge – Power – Emancipation. A Promise of Future“, Leibniz University Hannover (Germany).
  • 04/26/14: Should Black Germans Should Represent Black Germans?. Paper presentation at the at the International Research Symposium “Philosophy of Race and Otherness”, Research Institute of Philosophy Hannover (Germany).
  • 03/14/14: The Right to Rights. Lecture at the Festival of Philosophy “Wie bitte geht Gerechtigkeit”, Leibniz University Hannover/Capital City Hannover (Germany).
  • 10/16/13: Political Participation as a Human Right. Paper presentation at the Conference “Zu einer kritischen Theorie des Politischen”, Leibniz University Hannover (Germany).
  • 10/11/13: On the Political Philosophy of Particularity. Paper presentation at the Conference “Das Gewaltpotential unbedingter Ansprüche”, University Vienna (Austria) (with O. Flügel-Martinsen).
  • 09/05/13: Human Rights as Part of Disciplinary Power?, ECPR 2013, Science Po, Bordeaux (France).
  • 05/24/13: Representation without “the Other”? A Feminist Critique of the Concept of Representation. Paper presentation at the 5th Christina Conference of Gender Studies, University Helsinki (Finland).
  • 10/27/12: Representation of the „As-if“. Paper presentation at the Conference C 7 “Die politische Repräsentation von Fremden und Armen”, SFB 600 Fremdheit und Armut, University Trier (Germany).
  • 10/17/12: On Racial Otherness and Philosophical Particularity. Paper presentation at the International Research Symposium “Philosophy of Race and Otherness”, Research Institute of Philosophy Hannover (Germany).
  • 09/27/12: Representation = Participation? On the Feminist Vitalization of Democracy. Paper presentation at the DVPW-Conference, Eberhard Karls University Tübingen (Germany).
  • 11/04/11: Political Philosophy of Violence. Keynote Speech at the Conference “On Violence from a Philosophical Perspective”, Institute of Political Science, Leibniz University Hannover (Germany) (with O. Flügel-Martinsen).
  • 11/28/10: Gender Justice in Postconflict Societies. Paper presentation at the International Conference “Re-Imagining Gender and Politics. Transnational Feminist Interventions”, Goethe-University Frankfurt (Germany) (with T. Hitzel-Cassagnes).
  • 09/10/10: Cosmopolitanism and the Challenge of National Identity. Paper presentation at the SGIR-Conference 7th Pan-European Conference on IR “Politics in Hard Times. International Relations Responses to the Financial Crisis”, University Stockholm (Sweden).
  • 06/26/10: Two Faces of a Politics of Difference: Reflections on the Relationship between Justice and Liberty in Pluralistic Societies. Paper presentation at the IPSA-Conference “Articulations of Justice I: Justice and Liberty”, Friedrich Schiller University Jena (Germany) (with O. Flügel-Martinsen).
  • 03/05/10: ‘Form follows Function’? On the Relationship of Democracy and Justice. Paper presentation at the International Conference of the DVPW-Section Political Theory and History of Ideas, Goethe-University Frankfurt (Germany).
  • 11/04/09: Climate Change and Shared Responsibility. Paper presentation at the International Conference “Climate Change and Responsibility across Borders”, Institute of Philosophy, University Aarhus (Denmark).
  • 10/03/09: The normative Demands of Cosmopolitanism. Paper presentation at the NSRPP-Conference, Doorn, (The Netherlands).
  • 09/23/09: Climate Politics and Responsibility. Paper presentation at the DVPW-Conference, Section Theories of Development, University Kiel (Germany).
  • 11/29/08: The Philosophicial Concept of Objectivity – Still an Androcentric Project? Paper presentation at the International Conference “Knowledge, Insti¬tutions and Gender – an East-West Comparative Study”, National Contact Centre – Women and Science, Institute of Sociology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague (Czech Republic).
  • 10/13/07: Iris Marion Young – Justice and Difference. Paper presentation at the Symposium on Iris Marion Young, Technical University Darmstadt (Germany) (with O. Flügel-Martinsen).
  • 06/08/07: The (Over) Demands of Cosmopolitanism. Paper presentation at the International Conference “Cosmopolitanism – Past and Present”, Dundee (Great Britain).
  • 05/18/06: The Normative (Over) Demands of Globalization. Paper presentation at the International Conference “Philosophy and the Social Sciences”, Institute of Philosophy Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague (Czech Republic).
  • 11/17/05: Global Justice and National Identity. Paper presentation at the International Congress “Person and Society. Perspectives fort the XXI Century”, Philosophical Faculty, Braga (Portugal).