International Law & International Relations: Power and Global Inequality, 22 April 2021

The fifth instalment of International Law Outside the Box, the 2020/2021 Annual Series hosted by the Centre of European Law and Internationalisation at Leicester Law School.
International Law & International Relations: Power and Global Inequality, 22 April 2021

International Law & International Relations: Power and Global Inequality

The seminar features a brilliant panel of experts: Dr Lisa Tilley, Lecturer (Birkbeck, University of London. UK); Dr Oumar Ba, Assistant Professor of Political Science (Morehouse College, USA) Prof. Nikolas Rajkovic, Professor and Chair of International Law (University of Tilburg, NL) and Prof. Ingo Venzke, Professor of International Law and Social Justice (University of Amsterdam, NL).

The panel will offer a wide ranging conversation about how International Law scholars and International Relations (IR) /Politics scholars understand global inequality and power with a view to excavating how different “international” disciplines deal with global inequality questions.  Similarities and differences, myths and misconceptions, and critiques of these disciplines will be explored. Topics canvased will include visions of an international legal order proposed by African1980s and1990s, extraction in the disciplines of IR and international political economy (IPE), International Law role in the creation of the conditions of global social injustice; cartography, contingency, and interdisciplinarity.

Details

Event recording (YouTube)

Open to: All

Date and time: Thursday, 22 April 2021, 18:00-19:30 (GMT)

Venue: Online via Microsoft Teams

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Contact: further information please email the convenors, Dr Vidya Kumar and Dr Paolo Vargiu.

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