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The University of Southampton

Human Rights Lecture 2018 Event

Professor Penny Green
18:00 - 19:00
25 January 2018
Avenue Campus, University of Southampton, Southampton SO17 1BF

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Event details

This lecture is supported by Humanities, Business & Law and Amnesty International. This is the seventh annual Human Rights Lecture and this year our speaker is Professor Penny Green, Professor of Law and Globalisation at Queen Mary University of London.

View from the End:, Myanmar, Genocide and the Rohingya

This lecture examines the genocide of Myanmar’s Muslim ethnic Rohingya within a state crime framework. It also argues for the importance of defining the persecution of the Rohingya as genocide and not ‘ethnic cleansing’. The talk will be based on 2 research fieldtrips, the first to Rakhine state in 2014-15 and the second to the vast and newly formed Rohingya camps in southern Bangladesh in October/November 2017.

There will also be an end of lecture collection for Amnesty International.

Event information

RSVP by 22 January 2018

This event is free however you must register to attend and receive joining instructions. This is a very popular lecture so please ensure you register soon to avoid disappointment. To register follow this link.


Speaker information

Professor Penny Green,Queen Mary University of London,Professor of Law and Globalisation

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