Frederic R. and Molly S. Kellogg
Biennial Lecture on Jurisprudence

 

The Kellogg Biennial Lecture on Jurisprudence presents the most distinguished contributors to international jurisprudence, judged through writings, reputation, and broad and continuing influence on contemporary legal scholarship. 

The series has been generously endowed by Frederic R. and Molly S. Kellogg

The event, which is sponsored by the Library of Congress and administered by the Law Library of Congress, is free and open to the public, while seating is limited.  

Left to right: Professor Joseph Raz, Dr. Penolope Bulloch, Roberta I. Shaffer, Frederic R. Kellogg and Molly S. Kellogg (Library of Congress photos /Abby Brack)

Left to right: Professor Joseph Raz, Dr. Penolope Bulloch, Roberta I. Shaffer, Frederic R. Kellogg and Molly S. Kellogg (Library of Congress photos /Abby Brack)


2015: michael J. Sandel

Michael J. Sandel delivered the 2015 Frederic R. and Molly S. Kellogg Biennial Lecture on Jurisprudence. The lecture, "Justice, Neutrality and Law," focused on such questions as whether the law should affirm certain moral judgments, or be neutral on moral and spiritual questions.

2013: Amartya Sen

Amartya Sen, lectured on "Justice: Disagreement and Objectivity" at the 2013 Frederic R. and Molly S. Kellogg Biennial Lecture on Jurisprudence.

 

2011: Joseph Raz

Joseph Raz delivered the second Frederic R. and Molly S. Kellogg Biennial Lecture in Jurisprudence on the subject of "Sovereignty & Legitimacy: On the Changing Face of Law, Questions and Speculations."