2014-2015 Archive

Eleventh Annual Marlee Kline Lecture in Social Justice

“The Poverty of Health Human Rights in Canada”

Presented 26 March 2015 by Dr. Colleen Flood, Professor and Research Chair in Health Law and Policy, University of Toronto.

See our website for more information on the Marlee Kline Lecture in Social Justice.



Lecture Captures from Spring 2015

17 March 2015 – Kasari Govender, Executive Direct, West Coast LEAF

“#CyberMisogyny: Thinking Through Legal Responses to Online Hate”

3 March 2015 – Margot Young, Professor, UBC Allard School of Law

“Housing Justice and the ‘City'”

24 February 2015 – Shelagh Day, Canadian Feminist Alliance for International Action

“Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls in BC: The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights Breaks New Grounds”

11 February 2015 – The Honourable Donna Martinson and Dr. Margaret Jackson

“A Dangerous Disconnect: Multiple Court Proceedings and Intimate Partner Violence”

03 February 2015 – Dawn Fowler, Canadian Director, National Abortion Federation

“Abortion in Canada: The Current State of Affairs”


Lecture Captures from Fall 2014

18 November 2014 – Susan Boyd, UBC Law Professor and Chair in Feminist Legal Studies

“Autonomous Motherhood?: A Socio-Legal Study of Choice and Constraint”

28 October 2014 – Lee Lakeman, Lifetime member, Vancouver Rape Relief

“Violence Against Women – Fight it as Crime or as a Social Problem?”

21 October 2014 – Machteld Vonk, Assistant Professor, Leiden University Law School

“Children’s Rights & Legal Parenthood in the Context of Assisted Reproduction”

14 October 2014 – Janine Benedet, UBC Law Professor and CFLS Faculty Director

“The Paper Tigress: Obscenity Prosecutions in Canada After R v Butler

16 September 2014 – Jennifer Berdahl, Montalbano Professor in Leadership Studies: Women and Diversity, UBC Sauder School of Business

“The Evolution of Sexual Harassment”

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