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Visiting Speakers and Lecturers 2013-2014

Brochure - Fall 2013 (coming September 2013)

Fall 2013

Monday September 16, 2013
1pm, Room 515 Macdonald Hall
Allison Christians
McGill University
Osler Distinguished Visitor in Law
U Pay Tax 2: When Activists Tune in to International Tax


Monday September 30, 2013
1pm, Room 201 Macdonald Hall
Pamela Hrick
Clerk, Federal Court of Appeal, and Law '13
Feminist Legal Studies Queen's
Conditional permanent residence and continuing need for critical gender legal analysis
Background Reading : A Dangerous Step Backwards and NAWL Gender and the Law Manual  


  Monday October 7, 2013
1pm, Room 001 Macdonald Hall
Justice Binnie
Advocacy


Friday November 1, 2013
1pm, Room 201 Macdonald Hall
Jane Bailey
University of Ottawa Faculty of Law
Feminist Legal Studies Queen's
Privacy in service of equality?: Online sexualized bullying in AB v Bragg
Background Reading  


  Monday November 4, 2013
1pm, Room 515 Macdonald Hall
Jim Phillips
University of Toronto
Judicial Independence in British North America: Constitutional Principle, Colonial Finances, and the Perils of Democracy


Monday November 4, 2013
1pm, Room 201 Macdonald Hall
Kate McInturff
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, former ED, Canadian Feminist Allilance for International
Feminist Legal Studies Queen's
Why Put a Price on Suffering?: Costing Violence Against Women
Background Reading  


  Friday November 8, 2013
1pm, Room 201 Macdonald Hall
Rakhi Ruparelia
University of Ottawa Faculty of Law
Feminist Legal Studies Queen's
Seeing Colour: A Workshop on Recognizing and Challenging White Privilege
Background Reading  


  Friday November 22, 2013
1pm, Room 515 Macdonald Hall
Maneesha Decka
University of Victoria
Beyond Personhood: Toward an Embodied Legal Subjectivity for Animals
Co-Sponsored by Feminist Legal Studies Queen's
Background Reading


Winter 2014

Monday January 20, 2014
1pm, Room 515 Macdonald Hall
Richard Albert
Boston College
Topic TBA


Friday January 24, 2014
1pm, Room 515 Macdonald Hall
Francois Tanguay-Renaud
Osgoode Hall Law School
Topic TBA


  Monday February 24, 2014
1pm, Room 201 Macdonald Hall
Feminist Legal Studies Queen's
Roundtable with Nordic equality lawyers and academics
Background reading: Eva-Maria Svensson and Asa Gunnarsson, 'Gender Equality in the Swedish Welfare State' (2012) feminists@law 2(1): 1-27
 


Friday, February 28, 2014
1pm, Room 202 Policy Studies
Eva-Marie Svenssen
University of Gothenberg, University of Toronto
Feminist Legal Studies Queen's
Women and equality challenges in comparative constitutional perspectives
 


February 28-March 1, 2014
8:30 - 6:30, Room 202 Policy Studies Building
Arctic/Northern Women: Situating Law and Justice in Development and Equality
FLSQ International Women's Day conference 


Monday, March 3, 2014
1pm, Room 515 Macdonald Hall
Naomi Schoenbaum
George Washington Law School
Topic TBA


Wednesday, March 5, 2014
2:30pm, Room 202 Policy Studies Building
followed by a reception with students and faculty
Justice Claire L'Heureux-Dube
Catriona Gibson Lecture/FLSQ
Conversations about Equality Law and the Future
Background Reading:


Monday, March 10, 2014
1pm, Room 515 Macdonald Hall
Matthew Dimick
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Douglas Cummingham Visitor
Topic TBA


Wednesday, March 19, 2014
5:30pm, Room TBA Macdonald Hall
Justic Daphne Barak Erez
Supreme Court of Isreal, Dean of the Faculty of Law at Tel Aviv University
Topic TBA  


Friday March 21, 2014
1pm, Room TBA Macdonald Hall
Meredith Render
University of Alabama Law School
Topic TBA

 






 
  • All lectures are held in Macdonald Hall unless otherwise noted.
  • For more information contact Chris Essert.

The Faculty of Law gratefully acknowledges the financial contributions to the visitors program of The Law Foundation of Ontario and Queen's University Principal's Fund for International Visitors.

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