Law Event: What is Decolonisation?

5th November 2019

Achas Burin, Lord and Lady McNair Early Career Stipendiary Lecturer, LLB, BCL Law
What is Decolonisation?

The Rhodes Must Fall movement brought to public attention a debate about decolonising Oxford. Achas will discuss what ‘decolonising’ actually means. Newspaper coverage rubbished talk of removing statues of Cecil Rhodes, glossing over contemporary discourse on how we should actually address historic injustices.

You are invited to join the Principal and members of the Somerville law faculty to a drinks reception and talk by our guest speaker, Achas Burin, at The Oxford & Cambridge Club, 71 Pall Mall, on Tuesday 5th November at 6.30pm


6.30pm Drinks reception in the Drawing Room.
7.00pm Talk followed by questions
8.00pm Discussion concludes – drinks and networking in the Drawing Room
8.30pm Meeting ends

Tickets for this event are £15 and guests are welcome. There is a reduced ticket price of £10 for alumni who matriculated in 2013 or later.
Please click here to book online or alternatively call Hannah via telephone on 01865 280626 to book.
For more information about the Oxford & Cambridge Club, click here. N.B. There is a dress code.

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