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Behind Closed Doors: Trafficking Labour, Sex, Art

Behind Closed Doors: Trafficking Labour, Sex, Art
1 Devonshire Place, Munk School of Global Affairs, Campbell Conference Facility
Time: Feb 3rd, 6:00 pm End: Feb 4th, 6:30 pm
Interest Categories: Law, Faculty of , Ethics, Diaspora/Transnational, Arts, Culture and Media (UTSC), Art (FAS), 2000-
Conference

The Munk School of Global Affairs presents

11th Annual Peace, Conflict and Justice Studies Conference

Behind Closed Doors: Trafficking Labour, Sex, Art

Behind Closed Doors will shed light on modern day slavery and the trafficking of cultural legacies - two issues whose human and economic impact cannot fully be quantified due to its clandestine nature. The forum will set the tone for the day through an overview of the current actions undertaken by national and international actors to deal with sex and labour trafficking. The workshop will provide the audience with the opportunity to engage in informal activities through the guidance of local experts, practitioners, and scholars. Lastly, the debate will ask both participants and audience members alike to confront the ethical dilemma that surrounds trafficked art.

DAY 1 - Friday, February 3, 2017
6-7pm - Opening remarks & keynote address
7-9pm - Networking Reception

DAY 2 - Saturday, February 4, 2017
10-10:30am - Breakfast
10:30am-12:30pm - Forum
12:30-2 pm - Networking lunch
2 - 4 pm - Workshop
4-4:30pm - High tea
4:30 - 6 pm - Debate
6 - 6:30 pm - Closing remarks

Speakers:
Michele Clark - Executive Director of Artworks for Freedom and adjunct faculty at the George Washington University
Bonnie Czegledi - Czegledi Art Law
Jacqui Linder - Associate professor at City University
Antonela Arhin - Executive officer and sessional lecturer, University of Toronto
Shelley Gilbert - Legal Assistance of Windsor

This event is open to the public and is not exclusive to U of T students. Register for your FREE ticket today - spaces are limited!

Email: conference@pcjsociety.ca

This event is free and open to all. Registration is required. For further information, please contact Tea Cimini

 


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