Events archive 2007-2008


A More Secure World? Threats, Challenges, and Change in the Legal: Regulation of Armed Conflict

2nd June 2007,  London School of Economics

One-day symposium

Legacies of the ICTY

3rd June 2007

One-day Workshop

Fuyuki Karasawa

7 June 2007


The Scorpions: A Home Movie

21st November 2007

Chair: Kirsten Campbell, Goldsmiths

First British screening of the documentary exploring the war crimes of the Serbian paramilitary unit, The Scorpions, using footage shot by the unit itself.

Screening (50mins), presentation and a Q & A session by leading human rights activist, Natasa Kandic, Executive Director, Humanitarian Law Centre, Belgrade and producer of The Scorpions, and the acclaimed film-maker and director of the documentary, Lazar Stojanovic.

Unit for Global Justice and Humanitarian Law Centre, in partnership with Manchester Aid to Kosovo and its Fragile State

I am an American: filming fear of difference

4th December 2007


Films presented and introduced by Cynthia Weber, Lancaster University

Discussants- Nick Stevenson, University of Nottingham and Tony Dowmunt, Goldsmiths
Chair- Kate Nash, Goldsmiths.


30th January 2008, G2, SOAS

Les Back, Professor of Sociology, Goldsmiths, University of London
Anthony Julius, Visiting Professor of Literature, Birkbeck, University of London
Jon Pike, Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, Open University
David Hirsh, Lecturer in Sociology, Goldsmiths, University of London
Robert Fine, Professor of Sociology, Warwick University

Chaired by Charles Small, Director of YIISA and editor of the Working Paper series

Responses to:

Working Paper #1, Yale Initiative for the Interdisciplinary Study of Antisemitism (YIISA)

Co-hosted with the Unit for Global Justice by the Centre for Jewish Studies at SOAS and YIISA.