November 2, 2013
Lecture: Lisa Hajjar, "Classified Memories: Trying to Try Terror Suspects Who Were Tortured by the CIA"
2 p.m., Vollum lecture hall
Lisa Hajjar is the author of Courting Conflict: The Israeli Military Court System in the West Bank and Gaza
(University of California Press, 2005) and Torture: A Sociology of Violence and Human Rights
(Routledge, 2012), and coeditor of Human Rights: Critical Concepts in Political Science
(Routledge, 2008). She serves on the editorial committees of Jadaliyya, Middle East Report,
and Journal of Palestine Studies.
She is currently finishing a book about antitorture lawyering in the United States. Cosponsored by the Public Policy Lecture Series
and the department of anthropology. More information on related events is available online