UCL Faculty of Laws


Decolonizing Humanity

07 February 2022, 3:00 pm–4:00 pm

decolonising law

Professor Ayça Çubukçu, LSE

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Decolonizing Humanity
Professor Ayça Çubukçu, LSE

Convenor: Alonso Gurmendi Dunkelberg.

7th February 2022 from 3-5pm (London)

About the talk

This talk will take the elaboration of humanity through and against European colonialism as its starting point to think about the possibility of decolonising humanity as an ethical and political concept.  

About the speaker

Ayça Çubukçu is Associate Professor in Human Rights and Co-Director of LSE Human Rights at the London School of Economics. She is the author of For the Love of Humanity: the World Tribunal on Iraq (2018, University of Pennsylvania Press). She is a member of the editorial collectives of the Humanity Journal, Jadaliyya’s Turkey page, and of the LSE International Studies Series at Cambridge University Press.

Event delivery

This event will be delivered on Zoom Webinar. You will receive your unique link to join the webinar upon registration. We will send a reminder 1 day before the event and 1 hour before the event begins. During the webinar audience camera / mics will be off but you will be able to put questions for the speaker into the Q&A function. Chat will be disabled.

This talk will NOT be recorded.

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