Book launch: On Fantasy Island – Britain, Europe and Human Rights by Conor Gearty

Event date: 
7 Feb 2017
1:00pm to 2:30pm
Venue: 
Staff common room, Level 2, UNSW Law
Topic: 
European human rights
Speaker: 
Conor Gearty
Position: 
Professor of Human Rights Law, London School of Economics
Cost: 
Free
Enquiries: 
Any questions? Call us on 9385 1803

The AHRCentre and the Gilbert +Tobin Centre of Public Law are delighted to invite you to the Sydney launch of 

 On Fantasy Island – Britain, Europe and Human Rights by Conor Gearty 

with Conor Gearty, Professor of Human Rights Law, London School of Economics and Andrew Byrnes, Professor of International Law, and Chair of the Steering Committee of the Australian Human Rights Centre, UNSW Law. 

Conor Gearty’s new book dispels myths about the UK Human Rights Act and, in the Brexit era, underlines the importance of keeping the existing legal framework for protecting human rights. Andrew Byrnes will comment from an Australian perspective on recent developments in rights protection and debates.

A light lunch will be served.  

On Fantasy Island – Britain, Europe and Human Rights will be available to order at the launch.