Join us for a Live Keynote Address on ‘War and Types of Pacifism’ by Martha C. Nussbaum


Don’t miss the live streaming of a thought-provoking keynote address on ‘War and Types of Pacifism’ by Martha C. Nussbaum, the Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of Chicago.

Join the Live Stream at the Facebook page of the Open Society Institute – Sofia

This keynote is part of the major international event ‘Vulnerability, Human Development, and Cooperative Re-building in Turbulent Times,’ which is the annual conference of the Human Development and Capability Association (HDCA).

The conference hosted by the Open Society Institute – Sofia, the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology – Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Trust for Social Achievement, and Sustainable Cooperation (SCOOP), with the support of the Embassy of Austria in Bulgaria, will take place from September 11 to September 13, 2023, in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Described as one of the 10 most influential philosophers and a foremost intellectual of our time, Martha C. Nussbaum won number of awards, among which the 2016 Kyoto Prize in Arts and Philosophy. The 2018 Berggruen Prize in Philosophy and Culture, and the 2020 Holberg Prize, which are considered the equivalent of the Nobel Prize. Nussbaum’s wide-ranging work spans moral and political theory, emotions, human rights, social equality, education, the philosophy of literature, feminism, animal rights, and ancient Greek and Roman philosophy. She is the author of over 27 books and over 500 academic articles.