Senior Lecturer in International Relations Jens Meierhenrich, of the London School of Economics and Political Science will discuss “All Kinds of Lawfare” at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24, in Pruyne Lecture Hall of Amherst College’s Fayerweather Hall. The event, which is free and open to the public, is sponsored by Amherst’s Lamont Lecture Fund.
Meierhenrich previously taught at Harvard University and was a Visiting Professional at the International Criminal Court. The author of numerous books, Meierhenrich won the American Political Science Association’s 2009 Woodrow Wilson Foundation Award for "The Legacies of Law: Long-Run Consequences of Legal Development in South Africa, 1652-2012" (Cambridge University Press, 2008). He is currently a member in the School of Social Science at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton.