Dr John Laughland

Holder of D. Phil. in philosophy from University of Oxford and post-doctoral ‘habilitation’ from Université Marne-la-Vallée near Paris.  Currently lecturer at University Paris Panthéon-Sorbonne (Paris I) and Research Fellow at the Centre for the History of Central Europe, University Paris-Sorbonne (Paris IV).  Former lecturer at Paris-III and Sciences-Po, Paris.  Commentator on European politics, war crimes trials and general current affairs for numerous papers including The Mail on Sunday, The Guardian and The Spectator. He is the author of a number of books, including the forthcoming The International Criminal Court and Supranationalism: threats to democracy and the rule of law.

Related Sessions
Sunday 31 October 2010, 12.30pm Henry Moore Gallery

A History of Political Trials: From Charles I to Saddam Hussein (Peter Lang Ltd, 2008)
Travesty: The Trial of Slobodan Milosevic and the Corruption of International Justice (Pluto Press, 2006)

Festival Buzz

Why is energy a battlefield today?

"Intellectually stimulating - an answer to those who despair of the next generation."
Professor Stanley Feldman, retired doctor and academic