Yale Law School Events

Week of January 27, 2023

January 25 Wednesday

Foundations of American Legal Thought Public Lectures Series

  • 12:00PM to 1:00PM
  • SLB Room 120

Paul W. Kahn, Project & System In Law

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January 25 Wednesday

Legal Information & Book History - Beinecke Library Visit

  • 12:10PM to 1:30PM
  • Beinecke Library entrance desk

Please join Nicholas Mignanelli and Kathryn James for the last event of the Legal Information & Book history series, a companion workshop to the Library's current exhibition, Race, Slavery, & the Founders of Yale Law School. This meeting will be held at the Beinecke Library, to view the account books kept by YLS co-founder Samuel J. Hitchcock in his early-nineteenth-century New Haven law practice. All are welcome; we'll meet at the Beinecke Library entrance desk at 12:10.

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January 25 Wednesday

National Security Lawyering - A Conversation with John Bellinger

  • 12:10PM to 1:00PM
  • SLB Room 129

Please join the Yale Law National Security Group and the Center for Global Legal Challenges for a lunch talk on national security lawyering and contemporary issues in international law with John Bellinger, the former Legal Advisor at the U.S. Department of State and the National Security Council.

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January 25 Wednesday

Film Screening: My Imaginary Country

  • 5:10PM to 6:50PM
  • TBD

Screening of “Mi País Imaginario,” Patricio Guzmán’s acclaimed documentary on the recent Constitutional Convention in Chile (in Spanish with English subtitles, run time just over 90 minutes) 

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January 26 Thursday

Digital Media and Legal Scholarship - Balkinization's 20th Anniversary

  • 12:10PM to 1:30PM
  • SLB Room 127

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A panel discussion moderatored by Jack Balkin, Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment and Director, Information Society Project, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of his blog, "Balkinization".

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January 26 Thursday

LPE Project & GHJP Presents: “CAPITALIZING A CURE” with Victor Roy

  • 12:10PM to 1:30PM
  • SLB Room 120

Physician, sociologist, and postdoctoral fellow Victor Roy (Yale School of Medicine) will be discussing his recently published book with University of California Press! 

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January 26 Thursday

Human Rights Workshop: Alfred Brownell,"At COP 27: The Frontlines of the Climate Crisis Building the Legal Infrastructure and Responding to Reprisals Against Climate Defenders"

  • 12:15PM to 1:30PM
  • Calabresi Faculty Lounge

Alfred Brownell is a Tom and Andi Bernstein Visiting Human Rights Fellow at the Schell Center for Human Rights at Yale Law School and Founder of Global Climate Legal Defense Network.  He is an internationally recognized environmental rights activist and lawyer from Liberia. Brownell has advocated for more than two decades to protect the environment and human rights in West Africa and to empower Liberians and West Africans victimized by resource exploitation.

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January 26 Thursday

The League of Nations, Palestine, and the Last Colonialism

  • 4:15PM to 5:45PM
  • SLB Room 129

Ussama Makdisi, UC Berkeley

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January 26 Thursday

MENALSA Welcome Back Event

  • 8:00PM to 10:00PM
  • Off-Campus Site, Reach out to Saif for details!

Event is a Welcome back event for our members

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January 27 Friday
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