The James Mackeith Memorial Lecture 2023Book tickets
British Psychoanalytical Society (incorporating the Institute of Psychoanalysis)
STATES OF DENIAL
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.