Join us on November 17, 2017 for the Northeastern University Law Review Symposium:
International Law, Local Justice: Human Rights Transformed
In Honor of Professor Hope Lewis and to Commemorate the Launch of the Center for Public Interest Advocacy and Collaboration
All sessions are open to the Northeastern University School of Law community and the public. Registration is appreciated, but not required, through the online invitation here.
Welcome and Introduction: 8:45 - 9:00 a.m.
- Lucy Williams, Professor of Law and Director, Center for Public Interest Collaboration and Advocacy, Northeastern University School of Law
- Margaret Burnham, Director, Civil Rights and Restorative Justice Project, Northeastern University School of Law
Keynote Speaker: 9:00 - 10:20 a.m.
- Harold Koh, Sterling Professor of International Law, Yale Law School
Panel - Human Rights, Economic Inequality and Global Markets: 10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
- Moderator: Aziza Ahmed, Professor of Law, Northeastern University School of Law
- Berta Hernández-Truyol, Levin Mabie and Levin Professor, University of Florida Levin College of Law
- Henry Steiner Jeremiah Smith, Jr., Professor of Law, Emeritus, Harvard Law School
- Karl Klare, Matthews Distinguished University Professor of Law, Northeastern University School of Law
Lunch and Keynote: 12:15 - 2:00 p.m.
- Cheryl Harris, Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Professor in Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, UCLA School of Law
Panel - Human Rights: Contemporary Topics: 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
- Moderator: Rachel Rosenbloom, Professor of Law, Northeastern University School of Law
- Adrien Wing, Associate Dean for International and Comparative Law Programs and Bessie Dutton Murray Professor, University of Iowa College of Law
- Michael Ashley Stein, Visiting Professor of Law, Harvard Law School
- Zina Miller, Assistant Professor, International Law and Human Rights, Seton Hall University School of Diplomacy and International Relations
- Tendayi Achiume, Assistant Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law
Panel - Reflecting on Hope Lewis: Teacher and Scholar: 3:45 - 5:15 p.m.
- Moderator: Wendy Parmet, Matthews Distinguished University Professor of Law and Director of the Center for Health Policy and Law, Northeastern University School of Law; Professor of Public Policy and Urban Affairs, Northeastern University School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs
- Margaret Kwoka, Associate Professor, University of Denver Sturm College of Law
- Amy Senier, Trial Attorney, US Department of Justice
- Jaribu Hill, Founder and Executive Director, Mississippi Workers' Center for Human Rights
*Panel times are subject to change.