UCSB Fall Human Rights Roundtable

UCSB Fall Human Rights Roundtable

indigenous protestors against Belo Monte Dam in the Brazilian Amazon
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November 22018
SSMS 2nd Floor Conference Room 2135
Alison Brysk, convener and co-sponsor

UCSB FALL HUMAN RIGHTS ROUNDTABLE
Mellichamp Chair and Orfalea Research Hub in Global Governance and Human Rights
 
Friday, November 2, 2018 -- Start Time 9:00 a.m.
Social Science and Media Studies Conference Room 2135
 
We will track emerging frontiers in human rights scholarship, including struggles over new institutions for accountability, new frameworks such as water rights, the role of advocacy, and global migration. Our papers consider developments within global institutions, national-level truth commissions, migrant host societies, and conflicts in Mexico and India.  
 
Presenters
Rawan Arar (UC San Diego)
Madeline Baer (San Diego State University)
Tom Farer (University of Denver)
Erica Marat (National Defense University)
Tom Pegram (University College London)
Kelebogile Zvobgo (University of Southern California)