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Empire and Histories of Criminal Law


Tuesday, June 15, 2021                               

 9 am EDT (Toronto/Boston), 2 pm BST (London)

Catherine Evans (University of Toronto)
Unsound Empire: Civilization and Madness in Late-Victorian Law (Yale University Press, forthcoming 2021)

Joseph McQuade (University of Toronto)
A Genealogy of Terrorism: Colonial Law and the Origins of an Idea (Cambridge University Press, 2020).

Moderators: Franziska Exeler (Cambridge/FU Berlin), Kalyani Ramnath (Harvard)