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Law, Empire & Colonialism
Teaching & Research Network

Lectern is a shared platform for scholars, students, researchers, teachers and practitioners broadly interested in exploring the intersection of Law, Colonialism and Empire

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  • An interdisciplinary discussion on the place of empire and race within issues of global justice

"And I say that between colonization and civilization there is an infinite distance; that out of all the colonial expeditions that have been undertaken, out of all the colonial statutes that have been drawn up, out of all the memoranda that have been dispatched by all the ministries, there could not come a single human value."

Discourse on Colonialism (1955; 1972)

Aimé Césaire

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