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Bicentennial Lecture Series: Randall Kennedy on Race Relations Law

Bicentennial Lecture Series: Randall Kennedy on Race Relations Law

January 16, 2018

In this three-part lecture, Professor Randall Kennedy draws on a course he teaches in Race Relations Law to discuss the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

On the Bookshelf: HLS Authors

December 14, 2017
On the Bookshelf: HLS Authors

This fall, the Harvard Law School Library hosted a series of book talks by HLS authors, with topics ranging from Justice and Leadership in Early Islamic Courts to a Citizen's Guide to Impeachment. As part of this ongoing series, faculty authors from various disciplines shared their research and discussed their recently published books.

Glenn Cohen on animals, AI and morality

December 6, 2017
Glenn Cohen on animals, AI and morality

This fall, Glenn Cohen, Harvard Law School professor and faculty director for the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics delivered a talk titled “Are There Non-human Persons? Are There Non-person Humans?,” which explored how law and morality should accommodate animals and artificial intelligence alongside human beings.

Harvard Law Review releases special bicentennial edition

November 30, 2017
Harvard Law Review releases special bicentennial edition

In honor of Harvard Law School’s bicentennial, in October the Harvard Law Review published a collection of six articles exploring Harvard’s contribution to the development of the law, and how that history will shape the future of the law in theory and practice.

Risk assessment tools for criminal justice reform: A Q&A with Chris Bavitz

November 29, 2017
Risk assessment tools for criminal justice reform: A Q&A with Chris Bavitz

Managing Director of the Cyberlaw Clinic Professor Chris Bavitz discusses some of the concerns and opportunities of risk assessment tools for criminal justice reform efforts, and the Berkman Klein Center's work on Ethics and Governance of AI initiative in partnership with the MIT Media Lab.

Scholarship@Law: Recent Scholarship by HLS Faculty