The End of Impunity: Forging the Modern Era of International Justice

David Scheffer, Northwestern University

Date: 
Wed, 09/17/2008
Location: 
4:30 PM, Friend Center, Room 006

This public lecture is part of the Human Rights and Crimes against Humanity Colloquium Series. It is co-sponsored by the Department of History, the Shelby Cullom Davis Center for Historical Studies, UCHV, and LAPA. Please join us!

David Scheffer is the Mayer Brown/Robert A. Helman Professor of Law and Director of the Center for International Human Rights at Northwestern University School of Law. He is former advisor to Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and was Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes Issues in the Clinton administration. Scheffer was the chief U.S. negotiator for the International Criminal Court. He is writing The End of Impunity: Forging the Era of International Criminal Justice for the Princeton University Press series, "Human Rights and Crimes against Humanity."