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Human Rights in a Time of Populism

Kirkland and Ellis Classroom, Langdell Hall - South, 1545 Mass. Ave.
Cambridge
Fri., Mar. 23, 2018

Human Rights in a Time of Populism

Please join the Human Rights Program for a multidisciplinary conference that will examine the challenges that current developments characterized as populist pose to the goals of the international human rights system. Speakers will address a range of issues, including:
• The causes and effects of populism
• Populism in national and regional contexts such as the United States, Turkey, Poland, Southeast Asia, and Latin America
• Lessons learned for human rights
• Addressing effects of populism
The conference is free and open to the public; for a full list of speakers, and to RSVP, please visit the conference website.

Gazette Classification: Conferences
Organization/Sponsor: Human Rights Program
Speaker(s): T. Alexander Aleinikoff, University Professor, Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy, The New School, Helena Alviar García, Visiting Professor of Law, Harvard Law School, Anna Crowe, Lecturer on Law, International Human Rights Clinic, Harvard Law School, Susan Farbstein, Clinical Professor of Law, Harvard Law School; Director, International Human Rights Clinic, Harvard Law School, Tyler Giannini, Clinical Professor of Law, Harvard Law School; Director, Human Rights Program & International Human Rights Clinic, Harvard Law School, Peter A. Hall, Krupp Foundation Professor of European Studies, Harvard University, Laurence Helfer, Harry R. Chadwick, Sr. Professor of Law, Duke Law School, Richard J. Heydarian, International Affairs Commentator & Journalist, Yee Htun, Clinical Instructor, International Human Rights Clinic, Harvard Law School, Alexandra Huneeus, Associate Professor of Law, University of Wisconsin Law School, Douglas Johnson, Lecturer in Public Policy, Carr Center for Human Rights, Kennedy School, Emily Keehn, Associate Director, Human Rights Program, Harvard Law School, Martha Minow, Carter Professor of General Jurisprudence, Harvard Law School; Harvard University Distinguished Service Professor, Gerald Neuman, J. Sinclair Armstrong Professor of International, Foreign, and Comparative Law, Harvard Law School; Director, Human Rights Program, Jamie O’Connell, Lecturer, University of California, Berkeley School of Law; Senior Fellow, Honorable G. William and Ariadna Miller Institute for Global Challenges and the Law, Ruth Okediji, Jeremiah Smith, Jr. Professor of Law, Harvard Law School; Co-Director, Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Stephen Pomper, Program Director - United States, International Crisis Group, Michael Posner, Jerome Kohlberg Professor of Ethics and Finance and Professor of Business and Society, NYU Stern School of Business; Director, Center for Business and Human Rights, Wojciech Sadurski, Challis Professor in Jurisprudence, The University of Sydney, Dinah Shelton, Manatt/Ahn Professor of International Law Emeritus, The George Washington University Law School, Matthew C. Stephenson, Professor of Law, Harvard Law School, Jeremy Waldron, University Professor, New York University School of Law
Cost: Free and Open to the Public
Contact Info[email protected]
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Date: 
Friday, March 23, 2018 (All day)