The Lecture

The Lecture

The Perelman Lecture is delivered annually by a distinguished speaker whose contributions to legal philosophy, jurisprudence or to justice and the rule of law are internationally recognized.

The Perelman Lecture is organized by the Perelman Centre for Legal Philosophy, in memory of its founder Chaïm Perelman. It is sponsored by the Perelman Foundation and the Law Faculty of the Free University of Brussels (U.L.B.).

The Perelman Lecturers :

2009-2010 « Law and Morals » Ronald DWORKIN

Professor of Law and Philosophy at New York University

2008-2009 « Repenser le droit en temps de Globalisation» André-Jean ARNAUD

Emeritus research director of the CNRS, attached to the Center of Theory and Analysis of Law at the University of Paris X (Nanterre).

2007-2008 « Propositions pour une politique jurisprudentielle » Guy CANIVET

Member of the Conseil Constitutionnel, Honorary First President of the Cour de Cassation of France, Professor at the Paris Institute for Political Studies (Sciences Po).


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