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'Rules: A Short History of What We Live By' with Professor Lorraine Daston

When: Wednesday, December 7, 2022, 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Room 313, Third Floor, School of Law Queen Mary University of London Mile End Road London E1 4NS

Rules: A Short History of What We Live book coverThe School of Law is delighted to be hosting a special book symposium on Professor Lorraine Daston's Rules: A Short History of What We Live By (Princeton, 2022). The event is organised by Professor Maksymilian Del Mar.

Read an introduction to the book.


  • 3pm: Arrival and Welcome 
  • 3.05pm – 3.20pm: Introduction to the book by Lorraine Daston

Panel I: Chaired by Maksymilian Del Mar

  • 3.20pm-3.40pm: Comment by Mary Morgan
  • 3.40-4pm: Comment by Andrew Mendelsohn
  • 4pm – 4.45pm: Response and Discussion
  • 4.45pm-5pm: Break

Panel II: Chaired by Amalia Amaya

  • 5pm – 5.20pm: Comment by Caroline Humfress
  • 5.20pm – 5.40pm: Comment by Alice Taylor
  • 5.40pm – 7pm: Response and Discussion

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