Britain Tortures Too Conference

Locations
Amnesty International UK, London
Category
Arts and Law, Research, Students, Teaching
Date(s)
Friday 15th (09:00) - Saturday 16th February 2013 (17:00)
Contact

If you wish to attend (and the conference is open to anyone) please email Professor Bob Brecher: R.Brecher@brighton.ac.uk. .

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Description

Professor Heather Widdows is to speak at a two-day conference for academics, activists and the public aims to explore Britain’s use of torture since 1945; its complicity in torture; and what might be done to end both.

It is jointly organised by the Centre for Applied Philosophy, Politics & Ethics, University of Brighton, and The Rendition Project, Universities of Kent and Kingston. Heather Widdows and Phil Shiner, will both be attending. As well as member of the rendition project other confirmed speakers include, Ian Cobain, of The GuardianPeter Oborne, of the Daily Telegraph  and Henry Shue, University of Oxford  .

Cost: £30 employed/ £15 unemployed or student