Events

Scholarly events related to the 2017 One Read selection Infamy: The Shocking Story of the Japanese American Internment in World War II:

 

Hindsight/Foresight: The Internment Cases in Modern Wartime Jurisprudence

Friday, October 6, 12:30-1:45 p.m. Hulston Hall Room 7

Presented by:  Baher Azmy, Legal Director of the the Center for Constitutional Rights and Professor of Law at Seton Hall

Professor Azmy has litigated cases regarding Guantanamo detain-ees, government surveillance of Muslim Americans, warrantless raids of immigrant households, drone strikes and other matters re-lated to war. He will discuss his work as well as parallels between current governmental programs and the internment of Japanese Americans during WWII.

This event is free and open to the public. No registration is required. Lunch will be provided to the first 100 attendees.