A conference on "Freedom Today" will be held in Dublin on June 7-8. Speakers include: Axel Honneth, Frederick Neuhouser, Beate Rössler, Regina Kreide, Kevin Olson, Robin Celikates, and Christopher Zurn. The conference is organized by Maeve Cooke and Danielle Petherbridge.
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Previous recipients of the Ulysses Medal include: Hilary Putnam, Bill Clinton, Noam Chomsky and Jürgen Habermas.