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Center for Law, Society, and Culture

Colloquium Series

Our presentations are usually at the law building, 211 South Indiana Avenue, at 4:00 p.m. in the Faculty Conference Room (335). Light snacks and refreshments are served. View archives of our earlier colloquia, symposia, and workshop series.

Spring 2015 Colloquium
Jan. 29

Criminalization and Culpability in Nigeria Counter-Trafficking Law

Feb. 5

Procedural Economy in Pre-trial Procedures: A Search for a Partial Truth

Feb. 19
Moot Court Room

Film: There is Nothing Else

  • Christiana Ochoa
    Indiana University Maurer School of Law
Mar. 5

Edward Snowden's Lessons: Against the Anti-Legal Turn in Theories of Civil Disobedience

Co-sponsored by the IU Department of Political Science Political Theory Colloquium Series

Mar. 13, Noon

The Consequences of Being an Object of Suspicion: Potential Pitfalls of Proactive Policing

Co-sponsored by the IU Law and Psychology Group

Mar. 26, 2 - 4 p.m.
Moot Court Room

Symposium: "Ferguson: Policing's Past, Present, and Future"

  • Jeannine Bell
    Indiana University Maurer School of Law
  • Khalil Muhammad
    New York Public Library Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
  • Eugene O'Donnell
    John Jay College of Criminal Justice
  • Akwasi Owusu-Bempah
    Indiana University Department of Criminal Justice
Apr. 2

Who Responds to U.S. News & World Report's Law School Rankings?

  • Jeffrey Stake
    Indiana University Maurer School of Law
  • Michael Alexeev
    Indiana University Department of Economics

Co-sponsored by IU Center on the Global Legal Profession

Apr. 9

Cultural Schemas of Law in Talk about Social Controversies

Apr. 23

Race as a Risk Factor in Public Health