Lecture Series - Rethinking Law, Democracy and Capitalism
As related to inequality, the rise of populism and the wider skepticism of the liberal order that governed domestic and global politics of Europe.
Speakers and lectures:
- 14 September, 14-16:00: lecture by Perry Anderson (Professor Emeritus, UCLA, Department of History): The Standard of Civilization: On the Fortunes of International Law, room 9A-0-01, ground floor, Njalsgade 76, DK-2300 Copenhagen S
- 29 November, 14-16:00: lecture by Colin Crouch (Emeritus Professor at the University of Warwick): Reforming capitalism: from its neoliberal to its liberal form, Room 27-0-17, Building 27, Ground floor, Faculty of Humanities, South Campus, Karen Blixens Plads 8, DK-2300 Copenhagen S
- 7 December, 14-16:00: lecture by Samuel Moyn (Professor at Yale University, Department of History) on Human Rights History after the Inequality Debate, Nanna Berg Auditorium, 1st floor, room 9A-1-01, Njalsgade 76, DK-2300 Copenhagen S
- 11 December, 14-16:00: lecture by Marija Bartl (Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam) on Legal Imaginaries and Social Change, Nanna Berg Auditorium, 1st floor, room 9A-1-01, Njalsgade 76, DK-2300 Copenhagen S
Speakers in the spring semester 2019 (all confirmed, dates and titles TBC):
- David Singh Grewal (Professor, Yale Law School),
- Karen Alter (Professor, Nothwestern University, Department of Political Science and Permanent Visiting Professor, iCourts, University of Copenhagen)
- Michael Wilkinson (Associate Professor, LSE Law)
The lecture series is a collaboration between iCourts - the Centre of Excellence for International Courts and CEMES - the Centre for Modern European Studies at the University of Copenhagen.
The organizers are Jan Komárek (Professor at iCourts) and Niklas Olsen (Chair of CEMES)