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ASA Section on Human Rights Newsletter – Summer 2017

Click to download: WebVers_ASASeconHRNewsletter_June2017v2 A Message from the Editors – Human Rights Violations, Transitional Justice, and Collective Memory This summer newsletter features contributions that discuss, “human rights violations, transitional justice, and collective memory.” Memories have been central to human rights endeavors … Continue reading

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Deadline for Nominations – Human Rights Section Award: March 1st

Friendly reminder about nominations for the section awards: https://asahumanrights.wordpress.com/award-recipients/ ASA Human Rights Section Gordon Hirabayashi Human Rights Book Award The Gordon Hirabayashi Human Rights Book Award Committee of the ASA Section on Human Rights is now accepting submissions for the … Continue reading

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ASA Human Rights Section Newsletter – Spring 2017

Download a PDF version of the newsletter: humanrightssection_asa_spring2017newsletter A Brief Message from the Editors We appreciate everyone who contributed to this newsletter on human rights in a new era. The content included in this newsletter responds to the context of a … Continue reading

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Sessions for 2017

Section sessions: Human Rights and Law from Above and Below: Comparative Perspectives Part 1 (invited with David Frank, University of California at Irvine; Hassan Abdel Salam, Dartmouth College; Elizabeth Heger Boyle, University of Minnesota, Monika Krause, Goldsmiths, University of London; … Continue reading

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2016 – 2017 Chair and Council Members

Congratulations to the following:   Chair Elect Kiyoter Tsutsui, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Secretary Treasurer: Annie Fukushima, University of Utah Council Members: Elizabeth Boyle, University of Minnesota; Robin Stryker, University of Arizona Grad Student Representative: Vivian Shaw   Please … Continue reading

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Calling for professional resource submissions: syllabi, documentaries, etc.

Please submit any syllabi, documentaries, or other teaching materials you would like to see uploaded to the website via the webmaster, or the webpage development commitee. To make the process of uploading and organization easier, please label your material with … Continue reading

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2015 Election Results

Dear colleagues, I am writing to share with you the results for our section election: Chair-Elect (1-year term begins in 2015; becomes Chair in 2016): Joachim Savelsberg , University of Minnesota Council Members (3-year term begins in 2015) David G. … Continue reading

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