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Save the Date! The Michael Tigar Papers Launch Event – September 20, 2018

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  • This event will celebrate the launch of a digital archive featuring hundreds of documents that offer a glimpse into Michael Tigar’s multifaceted life as an activist, lawyer, and academic.
  • Speaker:
    • Professor of Law and Faculty Director, Program on the Corporation, Law and Global Society, Northeastern University
  • Speaker:
    • Executive Director, Center for Economic and Social Rights
  • Speaker:
    • Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Chicago
  • Speaker:
    • UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food; Research Professor and Co-Director, Project on Global Climate Change, Human Security, and Democracy, UC Santa Barbara

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