Wed, 08 Sep | Online Seminar

Samuel Moyn in Conversation with Donna Lyons at the School of Law, Trinity College Dublin

Samuel Moyn in Conversation with Donna Lyons at the School of Law, Trinity College Dublin

Time & Location

08 Sep, 13:00 – 14:00 IST
Online Seminar

About the Event

Professor Samuel Moyn (Yale Law School) will speak at Trinity College Dublin School of Law on 8 September 2021.

Samuel Moyn is Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence at Yale Law School and a Professor of History at Yale University. He has written several books in his fields of European intellectual history and human rights history, including The Last Utopia: Human Rights in History (2010), and edited or coedited a number of others. His most recent books are Christian Human Rights (2015), based on Mellon Distinguished Lectures at the University of Pennsylvania in fall 2014, and Not Enough: Human Rights in an Unequal World (2018). His newest book is Humane: How the United States Abandoned Peace and Reinvented War (Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2021). Over the years he has written in venues such as Boston Review, the Chronicle of Higher Education, Dissent, The Nation, The New Republic, the New York Times, and the Wall Street Journal.

Date and time: 1pm - 2pm (Dublin), Wednesday, 8 September 2021

Attendees can join the webinar directly via Zoom and the event will be simultaneously live-streamed on the Law School Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/TrinityCollegeDublinLaw/). This event is free and open to all and there will be an opportunity for Q&A. The webinar can accommodate 100 attendees and participants will be admitted on a first come, first served basis. If the webinar fills to capacity, it will be possible to watch the Facebook Live Stream, and a recording will also be made available following the event. We look forward to seeing you there!

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