The Justice Cascade: Dr. Kathryn Sikkink

Feb 22 2014 9:15 am
Buntrock Commons, Black and Gold Ballroom


Dr. Kathryn Sikkink, will speak about how human rights prosecutions are changing world politics. Sikkink is the Ryan Family Professor of Human Rights Policy and the Carol K. Pforzheimer Professor at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. She works on international norms and institutions, transnational advocacy networks, the impact of human rights law and policies, and transitional justice. She is the author of The Justice Cascade: How Human Rights Prosecutions are Changing World Politics.


This lecture is part of the 2014 Social Science Conference, "Promoting Human Rights”.