Book Launch: Piracy and the Origins of Universal Jurisdiction (On Stranger Tides?)

On Stranger Tides
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An event to launch and promote a new book by Mark Chadwick, Lecturer at Nottingham Law School. Piracy and the Origins of Universal Jurisdiction (on Stranger Tides?) documents the role of the pirate as the forerunner of modern-day international criminals, such as those who commit genocide or war crimes.

  • From: Thursday 7 February 2019, 6.30 pm
  • To: Thursday 7 February 2019, 7.45 pm
  • Registration: 6.15 pm
  • Location: Room N48, Newton Building, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU

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Event details

Launch of a new book by Nottingham Law School staff, designed to publicise, raise awareness and promote discussion. The event will take the form of an introduction by the author, followed by comments from two invited academics, plus questions from the audience.

Programme

6.15 pm – 6.30 pm: Registration – wine, soft drinks and nibbles will be provided

6.30 pm: Welcome and introduction – Janine Griffiths-Baker, Dean, Nottingham Law School

6.35 pm – 7.45 pm: Debate – Chaired by Prof Dino Kritsiotis, Professor of International Law, University of Nottingham

Debate incorporates the following (NB – these times are rough estimates):

  • 6.35 pm: Mark Chadwick, Lecturer in Law at Nottingham Law School and author of Piracy and the Origins of Universal Jurisdiction
  • 6.50 pm: Prof Olympia Bekou, Professor of International Law, University of Nottingham
  • 7.05 pm: Dr Amina Adanan, Lecturer in Law, Maynooth University
  • 7.20 pm: Response, Mark Chadwick
  • 7.30 pm: Open debate

7.45 pm: Close

Booking information

To book your place at this event please contact Mark Chadwick, Nottingham Law School - mark.chadwick@ntu.ac.uk

Location details

Room/Building:

Room N48, Newton Building

Address:

Nottingham Trent University
City Campus
Goldsmith Street
Nottingham
NG1 4BU

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