A Celebration of the republication of 'Women and the Law'

A Celebration of the republication of 'Women and the Law'
04 Dec 2018, 18:00 to 04 Dec 2018, 19:30
Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR


A Celebration of the republication of 'Women and the Law'

The Institute of Advanced Legal Studies is delighted to be republishing Women and the Law by Susan Atkins and Brenda Hoggett (now Brenda Hale) as an open access edition in the IALS Open Book Service for Law

We will be making the open access version and print on demand copies available in September / October 2018.

We are holding an event with the authors to celebrate the republication of this landmark work in the Council Chamber at the IALS on Tuesday 4th December 2018 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm – followed by a wine reception.

Professor Fiona Cownie (University of Keele) will host a conversation with the authors:

Dr Susan Atkins CB and
Brenda Hale (President of The Supreme Court, The Right Hon the Baroness Hale of Richmond DBE)

Followed by a panel discussion chaired by Professor Diamond Ashiagbor (University of Kent and IALS) with speakers discussing the lasting impact of the original work on their own thinking, careers and lives.

Speakers will include: 

Christina Blacklaws (President, The Law Society of England and Wales)

Professor Alison Diduck (University College London)

Professor Linda Mulcahy (London School of Economics / University of Oxford) 

Professor Erika Rackley (University of Kent)

More invited speakers to be confirmed 

A wine reception will follow

The Institute of Advanced Legal Studies is grateful for the support of the University of London's Leading Women Campaign.

This event is free but advance booking is required.  All welcome.


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