LUNCH 11:30 a.m. LECTURE 12:00 p.m.
In her Athenaeum talk, Lori Damrosch, an expert on international law, will address this question and its implications. Damrosh joined the Columbia faculty in 1984 and is now Henry L. Moses Professor of Law and International Organization. Her principal areas of research are public international law and the U.S. law of foreign relations. She is the author or co-editor of International Law: Cases and Materials (2001), Enforcing International Law Through Non-Forcible Measures (1997), Beyond Confrontation: International Law for the Post-Cold War Era (1995), Enforcing Restraint: Collective Intervention in Internal Conflicts (1997), Law and Force in the New International Order (1992), and The International Court of Justice at a Crossroads (1987).
A member of the Council on Foreign Relations and of the State Departments advisory committee on international law, she has been a vice president and counselor of the American Society of International Law and was the organizer of its U.S.-Russian research project on international law. In 2003 she was appointed editor-in-chief of the American Journal of International Law.
Professor Damrosch is spending the day on the CMC campus under the auspices of the Phi Beta Kapp Visiting Scholars program.