2012 Michigan State Law Review Symposium on Wenona Singel’s “Indian Tribes and Human Rights Accountability”

Register here! October 4-5, 2012! At the Henry Center!

Law Symposium Poster pdf.

Agenda below:

October 4-5, 2012

East Lansing, MI

Confirmed Speakers:

John Borrows (Minnesota)

Kirsten Carlson (Wayne State)

Trent Crable (Lower Elwha)

John Echohawk (Native American Rights Fund)

Carrie Garrow (Syracuse) and Joseph Flies-Away

Lani Guinier (Harvard)

Carole Goldberg (UCLA)

Dean Stacy Leeds (Arkansas)

Eva Petoskey (Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians)

Frank Pommersheim (South Dakota)

Angela Riley (UCLA) and Kristen Carpenter (Colorado)

Joseph Singer (Harvard)

Gerald Torres (Texas)

Rebecca Tsosie (Arizona State)

Additional Contributors to the Law Review Symposium Issue:

David Wilkins (Minnesota)

Tentative Symposium Schedule (All events to take place at the MSU Henry Center)

Thursday, October 4

9:00 am Continental Breakfast & Registration

9:30-10:00 Welcome from Dean Howarth

10:00-11:30

Accountability, Tribal Law, and Human Rights

Moderator: Estrella Torrez

Dean Stacy Leeds (Arkansas)

John Borrows (Minnesota)

Joe Singer (Harvard)

11:45-12:45 Lunch

1:00-2:30

Tribal Criminal Law and Human Rights

Moderator:

Carrie Garrow (Syracuse)

Joseph Thomas Flies Away

Kirsten Carlson (Wayne State)

2:45-4:15

Practitioners Perspective and Human Rights

Moderator:

John Echohawk (Native American Rights Fund)

Frank Pommersheim (South Dakota)

Trent Crable (Lower Elwha Tribe)

5:00-6:00 Reception

Dinner
Friday, October 5th

9:30 Continental Breakfast

10:00-11:30

Human Rights and Reparative Justice

Moderator: Hannah Brenner

Eva Petoskey (Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians)

Rebecca Tsosie (Arizona State)

Heidi Stark (University of Victoria)

11:30-12:00

Title:

Moderator:

Gwen Westerman (via Skype) (Minnesota State)

12:00-1:00  Lunch

1:15-2:30

Tribal Rights and Human Rights

Moderator: Susan Bitensky

Angela Riley (UCLA)

Kristen Carpenter (Colorado)

Carole Goldberg (UCLA)

2:30-3:45

Title:

Moderator: Matthew L.M. Fletcher

Gerald Torres (Texas) (invited)

Lani Guinier (Harvard)

Joseph Gone (University of Michigan)

3:45-4:15

Wenona Singel

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