The James Mackeith Memorial Lecture 2023

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Organised by:

British Psychoanalytical Society (incorporating the Institute of Psychoanalysis)

24 May 2023

Time: 20:00

Price: Standard In Person £30.00 | Concession In Person £20.00 | Standard Online via Zoom £30.00 | Concesssion Online via Zoom £20.00

Location: online


How democratic society manages to square its liberal values with the ‘war on terror.’

Speaker: Conor Gearty
Chair: David Bell

Conor Gearty is Professor of human rights law at LSE Law School. He has published widely on terrorism, civil liberties and human rights. Conor is also a barrister and was a founder member of Matrix chambers, from where he continues to practice. He was Director of LSE’s Centre for the Study of Human Rights (2002-2009)

JAMES MACKEITH, OBE, who died in 2007, was an outstanding Forensic Psychiatrist who dedicated himself to Human Rights issues and to the collaboration between his field and psychoanalysis.

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