We are holding the IILAH Reading Group by Zoom for the remainder of this year. If you would like to join online, please RSVP to Connor Foley at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The IILAH Reading Group will recommence for Semester 2, 2020 on Wednesday 29 July from 12:00 pm (meeting fortnightly).
Examinations in the Great Hall at Sydney University, 1927
Semester 2, 2020
The theme for semester 2 is 'the university'. The reading group will examine texts concerned with the past, present and future of the university. In reading these texts, the reading group aims to explore the purpose, politics, and economics of the university at a time of crisis for public institutions and for the world.
29 July 2020
12 August 2020
26 August 2020
9 September 2020
23 September 2020
7 October 2020
21 October 2020
4 November 2020
18 November 2020
The 1939 World's Fair, New York - the audience looks down at General Motor's Futurama exhibition
Semester 1, 2020
This semester’s reading group examines texts concerned with the world-making potential of technology and law. In reading these texts, the reading group aims to explore both the role of law in the creation and maintenance of socio-technical imaginaries, and the role of technologies in creating and maintaining legal orders.
4 March 2020
18 March 2020
1 April 2020
Imagining the Sea (I)
Renisa Mawani, 'Introduction', (partial) Across Oceans of Law: The Komagata Maru and Jurisdiction in the Time of Empire (Duke University Press, 2018).
Renisa Mawani, ‘The Free Sea: A Juridical Space' in Renisa Mawani, Across Oceans of Law: The Komagata Maru and Jurisdiction in the Time of Empire (Duke University Press, 2018).
Room 831, Level 8
15 April 2020
29 April 2020
2:30 pm start time
13 May 2020
27 May 2020
10 June 2020
24 June 2020
Participating in the IILAH Reading Groups
If you would like to introduce a reading to the group, please contact IILAH Director, Professor Sundhya Pahuja at email@example.com. If you would like to come, please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Past Reading Groups
|2019||Models of Interdisciplinarity in Law and the Humanities|
|2018||The Office of the International Lawyer and the Plurality of International Law|
|2017||International Law and Race|
|International Law and Language|