Celebrating the Legacy of Louis Henkin at Columbia Law School

by Kevin Jon Heller

Our friends at Columbia Law School have asked us to announce a one-day conference celebrating the legacy of the late Louis Henkin.  The conference will be held on March 28 in Jerome Green Hall:

4:00-5:00 pm        A Commemoration of the Life and Legacy of Louis Henkin, JGH 104

Judge Rosemary Barkett, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Sarah Cleveland, Louis Henkin Professor in Human and Constitutional Rights; currently Counselor on International Law, Office of the Legal Adviser,U. S. State Department
Lori Damrosch, Hamilton Fish Professor of International Law and Diplomacy;Henry L. Moses Professor of Law and International Organization
David W. Leebron, President, Rice University
Peter Rosenblum, Lieff Cabraser Clinical Professor in Human Rights Law; Co-Director of the Human Rights Institute

Reception to follow in Drapkin Lounge

6:30-8:00 pm         Louis Henkin: A World of Ideas and Action, JGH 104

Moderated by: Sarah Cleveland

Andreas Lowenfeld, Herbert and Rose Rubin Professor of International Law Emeritus, New York University School of Law
Andrew Nathan, Class of 1919 Professor of Political Science and Chair of the Institute for the Study of Human Rights, Columbia University
Gerald Neuman, J. Sinclair Armstrong Professor of International, Foreign, and Comparative Law, Harvard Law School; Member, UN Human Rights Committee
Catherine Powell, Director, International Law and the Constitution Initiative, Fordham Law School; currently Office of Policy Planning, U.S. State Department
Sir Nigel Rodley, Professor of Law and Chair of the Human Rights Center, University of Essex; Member, UN Human Rights Committee

Dinner and refreshments will be provided.

Questions about the conference should be directed to Greta Moseson at greta [dot] moseson [at] law [dot] columbia [dot] edu.


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