UCL Faculty of Laws


"decolonising" law

An interdisciplinary series of public lectures jointly held between the Faculty of Laws and the Sarah Parker Remond Centre for the Study of Racism and Racialisation

A statue of Winston Churchill on a plinth daubed with the words "was a racist"

(Photo by Ehimetalor Akhere Unuabona, @theeastlondonphotographer)

Convened by Ralph Wilde and Alonso Gurmendi Dunkelberg, with the greatly appreciated organizational support of Lisa Penfold, Events Manager at UCL Laws.

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Watch recordings from previous talks held in 2021-22

Debt, International Law and Reparations
Prof. Vasuki Nesiah (NYU)
25 October 2021

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Decolonizing the Construction of Knowledge: Editing a Handbook on International Law of the Americas
Prof Liliana Obregón (Universidad de los Andes)
1 November 2021

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Race and Empire: Legal Theory Within, Through and Across National Borders
Prof. E. Tendayi Achiume and Prof. Aslı Bâli (University of California, Los Angeles)
22 November 2021

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Contesting intervention in Latin America:
Exploring spatial ordering in international law.

Dr Fabia Fernandes Carvalho, Melbourne.
7 March 2022

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Live to tell: Rights of Nature in the forthcoming Chilean Constitution
Professor Amaya Alvez Marín, Universidad de Concepción
14 March 2022

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Decolonising Revolution in International Law
Dr Vidya Kumar, University of Leicester
9 May 2022


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