Book Launch


Posted: 17/05/2013

Memory and Transitional Justice in Argentina and Uruguay: Against Impunity

Dr Francesca Lessa (LAC and St. Anne's College)

Posted: 21/02/2012

Panel Debate: Local Justice for Genocide? Debating Accountability, Power and Reconciliation in Rwanda

Chaired by Nicola Palmer (OTJR committee member and DPhil candidate in Law) 

Presentation by Phil Clark (Lecturer in Comparative and International Politics, SOAS, and convenor of OTJR)

Panel responses by Harry Verhoeven (DPhil candidate in Politics and co-convenor of the Oxford Central Africa Forum), Astrid Jamar (former consultant, Avocats Sans Frontières, Rwanda), Frank Rusagara (author of The Resilience of a Nation: A Military History of Rwanda and PhD candidate in Politics, SOAS) and Travers McLeod (DPhil candidate in International Relations, Oxford).

Co-hosted by OTJR, Oxford Central Africa Forum (OCAF) and Oxford Aegis Society

The event served as a launch and critical appraisal of Phil Clark's new book, The Gacaca Courts, Post-Genocide Justice and Reconciliation in Rwanda: Justice without Lawyers (Cambridge University Press).

Posted: 14/11/2011

From Peace to Shared Political Identities: Exploring Pathways in Contemporary Bosnia-Herzegovina

Francis Cheneval (Zurich), Richard Caplan (Oxford), Alex Jeffrey ( Newcastle), Cecile Jouhanneau (Science Po Paris), Eleanor Pritchard, (Oxford), Nenad Stojanovic (Zurich), Eldar Sarajlic (Central European University)

Posted: 10/10/2011

State Control over Private Military and Security Companies in Armed Conflict

Dr. Hannah Tonkin, Lawyer at the UN International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda

Posted: 10/06/2011

The Memory of State Terrorism in the Southern Cone: Argentina, Chile and Uruguay

Dr. Francesca Lessa, Mr. Vincent Druliolle, Dr. Diego Sanchez Ancochea

Posted: 10/11/2010

Post Transitional Justice: Human Right Trials in Chile and El Salvador (Seminar and book launch co-hosted with the Latin American Centre)

Prof. Cath Collins, Professor in the School of Political Science, University of Diego Portales, Chile

Mr. Alan Angell, Emeritus Fellow of St. Antony’s College, University of Oxford