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Jonathan I. Charney Distinguished Lectures in International Law

The Jonathan I. Charney Distinguished Lecture in International Law honors Professor Charney, one of the world's preeminent experts on international law, who held the Lee S. & Charles A. Speir Chair at Vanderbilt Law School until his death in 2002. The series funds academic lectures and other presentations on international law by distinguished figures in the field.

 

Judge Howard Morrison, ICC2018-19 Jonathan I. Charney Lecture in International Law - Judge Howard Morrison, International Criminal Court based in The Hague, Netherlands, "International Criminal Justice - The Road Less Traveled"

August 27, 2018
12:00-1:00 p.m.
Flynn Auditorium

Zeid_Raad_Al_Hussein 2016-17 Jonathan I. Charney Distinguished Lecture in International Law - Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, "Global Challenges to Human Rights"

 

Sir Michael Wood delivering the 2014-15 Jonathan I. Charney Distinguished Lecture in International Law2014-15 Jonathan I. Charney Distinguished Lecture in International Law - Sir Michael Wood, a senior fellow at the University of Cambridge’s Lauterpacht Centre for International Law and a member of the International Law Commission, London, "“International Organizations and Customary Law”

 

Bensouda Fatou Charney Sharon2012-13 Jonathan I. Charney Distinguished Lecture in International Law - Fatou B. Bensouda, Chief Prosecutor, International Criminal Court, The Hague, "Reflections from the International Criminal Court Prosecutor"

 

 

Reed Lucy2011-12 Jonathan I. Charney Distinguished Lecture in International Law - Lucy Reed, Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US, "International Claims Tribunals: Known and Unknown"

 

 

Caron David2010-11 Jonathan I. Charney Distinguished Lecture in International Law - David Caron, President, American Society of International Law, "Three Images of the Arctic and the Legal and Political Trends They Suggest"

 

 

Wenaweser Christian2009-10 Jonathan I. Charney Distinguished Lecture in International Law - Ambassador Christian Wenaweser, Permanent Representative of Liechtenstein to the United Nations in New York, "International Criminal Court Review Conference: Progress and Prognosis," April 6, 2010

 

2008-09 Jonathan I. Charney Distinguished Lecture in International Law - John B. Bellinger III, Legal Adviser to the Secretary of State, U.S. State Department, “Enforcing Human Rights in the U.S. Courts and Abroad: The Alien Tort Statute and Other Approaches” - April 11, 2008

2007-08 Jonathan I. Charney Distinguished Lecture in International Law - The Right Honourable Madam Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin, P.C., "Intolerance in the 20th Century: Will the 21st Century Be Better?" - April 5, 2007

2006-07 Jonathan I. Charney Distinguished Lecture in International Law- Jeremy J. Waldron, University Professor, Columbia University - February 3, 2006

2005-06 Jonathan I. Charney Distinguished Lecture in International Law- William A. Schabas, Commissioner on the Truth Commission for Sierra Leone and Director of Irish Center for Human Rights at National University of Ireland, Galway, "Genocide and International Law: Darfur, Srebrenica and Cambodia" � February 28, 2005

2004-05 Jonathan I. Charney Distinguished Lecture in International Law- Anne Marie Slaughter, Bert G. Kerstetter '66 University Professor of Politics and International Affairs and Dean of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University - February 4, 2004