The 2021 conference, to be held October 29-30, will be on “Civic Education in Circumstances of Extreme Polarization." We plan a hybrid conference, with some in attendance at Harvard University and others participating remotely through Zoom webinar. More details about registration will follow.
Editors Eric Beerbohm and Elizabeth Beaumont have assembled the following excellent slate of speakers:
Amy Gutmann (University of Pennsylvania), Dennis Thompson (Harvard University), and Sigal Ben-Porath (University of Pennsylvania)
- Principal paper: Seana Shiffrin (UCLA)
- Commentator: Robert Tsai (Boston University)
- Commentator: Brandon Terry (Harvard University)
- Principal paper: Yuli Tamir (Shenkar College)
- Commentator: Kimberly Jenkins Robinson (University of Virginia)
- Commentator: Rima Basu (Claremont-McKenna)
- Principal paper: Justin Driver (Yale University)
- Commentator: Lisa Garcia Bedolla (University of California-Berkeley)
- Commentator: Jennifer Morton (University of North Carolina)
Nancy Rosenblum also will write a paper.
ASPLP members and registrants will have access to copies of the papers ahead of the conference.