Feminist Legal Theory 101

Tuesday 26 February 6:30pm @ Bush House SE 1.01, WC2R 1ES

Tickets available here.

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Are you curious about women's place within the law? Passionate about achieving equality before the law? Come along to learn about different areas of the law through a feminist lens in this panel event! This academic discussion will both highlight the practical effect of feminist theories and challenge existing stances of the law.

The event will take place on Tuesday, February 26th at 6:30 pm in Bush House SE 1.01. Students from all degrees, universities and genders are welcome to attend!

Confirmed speakers:

Professor Elaine Player is Professor of Criminology & Criminal Justice at the Dickson Poon School of Law. Professor Player's research interests are principally focused on sentencing and penology. Her current project is concerned with the treatment of women in the criminal justice system, exploring the ways in which the legal processes of bail, sentencing and imprisonment operate differently for men and women.

Professor Catharine MacMillan is a Professor of Private Law at the Dickson Poon School of Law. Professor MacMillan's main research interests are in private law, with an emphasis on the historical development of the common law in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. She is particularly interested in the influence of different legal doctrines and rules in the shaping of the common law.

More details to be announced soon!