12 May 2014

SEMINAR: Twining on Globalization and Legal Scholarship

The Perelman Centre for Legal Philosophy is delighted to announce the Perelman Seminar on Globalization and Legal Scholarship with William Twining, Emeritus Quain Professor of Jurisprudence at University College London. The Perelman seminar aims to bring together senior and young scholars around the works of key figures in legal philosophy and global law. This seminar is addressed to scholars, researchers and PhD students working in all fields of law. It may also be of interest for scholars in the social sciences.

Professor Twining is undoubtedly one of the most influential contemporary scholars in jurisprudence. Some of his most significant works include Law in ContextGlobalisation and Legal Theory and General Jurisprudence: Understanding Law from a Global perspective. As a student of H.L.A Hart and a discipline of Karl Llewellyn, Twining's works offer an insightful and original view on the transformation of law and legal scholarship in the context of globalisation.

[Professor Twining is also a member of the Juris Diversitas Advisory Council. - SPD]

Globalization and Legal Scholarship by William Twining
Welcome by Benoît Frydman
Chair: David Restrepo Amariles

Friday, 23 May 2014 at 3pm followed by a drink
Room KANT at the Institut d'études européennes
Université Libre de Bruxelles 
Avenue F.D. Roosevelt, 39 - 1050 Brussels. 

One week prior to the event a draft paper will be circulated among the persons registered.

Please confirm your participation at your earliest convenience to Sylvie Riche at Sylvie.Riche@ulb.ac.be

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