Professor Mary Ellen O’Connell is the Robert and Marion Short Professor of Law and Research Professor of International Dispute Resolution at the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame. Her research is in the areas of international law on the use of force, international dispute resolution, and international legal theory. She is the author or editor of numerous books and articles on these subjects, including, What is War? An Investigation in the Wake of 9/11 (Martinus Nijhof/Brill, 2012) and The Power and Purpose of International Law, Insights from the Theory and Practice of Enforcement (Oxford 2008, paperback 2011). She may be best known currently for her scholarship on U.S. drone use for targeted killing abroad.
Date: Thursday, October 22, 2015
Luncheon and Program: 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Speaker: Professor Mary Ellen O’Connell
Topic: The Future of Peace, Weapons, and War
Cancellation Policy: If your plans change, please let us know as soon as possible. If the cancellation is made less than 24 hours in advance, the full charge for services will apply.
Place: Capital City Club, 7 John Portman Blvd., Atlanta GA 30303
Cost: Lunch and Program for members: $30 (non members $40)