IFLS Events in January and beyond….

Five Fridays, plus a bonus Wednesday and Monday at Osgoode.  Scholars, lawyers, students, and you bring feminist analyses to law.  Join us – light refreshments, good discussion.

Printable/Shareable PDF of the whole list here.

RSVP for any of these events to Lielle Gonsalves Lgonsalves@osgoode.yorku.ca

Friday January 9


1230-2 FCR (Osgoode Hall 2027)

Abortion Law in Ireland: The Transnational Story of a National Law, Prof. Fiona de Londras (Durham), Osgoode Genest Global Visitor

Chair: Prof. Sonia Lawrence

Discussant: Prof. Rachel Rebouche (Temple)

Wednesday January 14

Roundhouse2230-430  FCR (Osgoode Hall 2027)

Louise Erdrich’s The Round House: A Book Club Discussion


Friday January 23Jan23UKhanv2

1230-2 FCR (Osgoode Hall 2027)

Vicarious Kinks: S/M in the Socio-Legal Imaginary

Dr. Ummni Khan (Carleton)

 Chair:  Professor Kate Sutherland

Friday January 30Jan30ECraig

1230-2 FCR (Osgoode Hall 2027)

Examining the Websites of Canada’s ‘Top Sex Crime Lawyers’: Ethical Parameters of Online Commercial Expression

Prof. Elaine Craig (Dalhousie Schulich School of Law)

Chair/Discussant: Professor Janet Mosher

Monday February 23Feb23KimSB

1230-2 FCR (Osgoode Hall 2027)

Rape by Fraud: Coercion, not Deception

Prof. Kim Shayo Buchanan (USC Law)

Chair: Prof. Benjamin Berger


Friday March 6

1230-2 Osgoode Hall 2028 

Test Cases & Interventions at the Barbara Schlifer Commemorative Clinic

with Joanna Birenbaum, Osgoode McMurtry Fellow, Shaun O’Brien, Partner, Cavalluzzo LLP, Bailey Duller, Barrister & Solicitor and Amanda Dale,  ED of the Clinic.

Chair: Professor Dayna Scott

Friday March 13

1230-2 FCR (Osgoode Hall 2027)

Marriage, Conscience and Bigotry

Prof Linda C. McClain, Paul M. Siskind Research Scholar (BU Law)  Chair:  Professor Cynthia Williams

Professor McClain will present her paper in a workshop style format, with a commentator (TBA)


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