Marlee Kline Annual Lecture in Social Justice

Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 18:00 to 19:00

Speaker: Colleen Flood (Professor & University of Ottawa Research Chair in Health Law & Policy)

Topic: The Poverty of Health Human Rights in Canada

This lecture honours the memory of Marlee Gayle Kline, a member of the Faculty of Law from 1989. Professor Kline died in 2001 after a lengthy and determined struggle with leukaemia. Her work on feminist legal theory and critical race theory, child welfare law and policy, law’s continued colonialism, and restructuring of the social welfare state is internationally acclaimed. This lectureship not only recognizes Marlee’s rich contribution to the law school community but also reflects her belief in the central role social justice concerns must play in legal education and law.

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Davis Hall (Room 104)