Seminar: Human Rights in the Palestinian Occupied Territories with professor Bisharat

Event date: 
12 May 2010 1:00pm
Venue: 
UNSW Faculty of Law staff common room

Professor Bisharat from the University of California, Hastings will be speaking on law and politics inthe Palestinian occupied territories. Professor Bisharat  was a trial lawyer for the Office of the Public Defender in San Francisco before joining the Hastings faculty in 1991.  Professor Bisharat studied law, anthropology, and Middle East studies at Harvard, and wrote a book about Palestinian lawyers working under Israeli military occupation in the West Bank.  He writes frequently on law and politics in the Middle East, both for academic audiences and for major media sources in the U.S. and abroad.