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The Vulnerability and the Human Condition Initiative holds several workshops and uncomfortable conversations each year exploring the concepts of vulnerability, resilience and the responsive state. Workshops are structured to allow for extended and meaningful participation by non-presenters and are open the public.

Upcoming 2014-2015 VHC Workshops:

An Uncomfortable Conversation: Identities II  •  November 14-15, 2014 at University of Miami School of Law in Miami, FL

A Workshop on Theorizing the State: Resources of Vulnerability •  December 5-6, 2014 at Emory Law, Atlanta, GA


A Workshop on Vulnerability and Education •  April 24-25 at Amherst College, Amherst, MA


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Mailing Address: Vulnerability and the Human Condition Initiative, Emory University, School of Law, Gambrell Hall, 1301 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322

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