Every year one of the partner universities is appointed to host the ATLAS Agora Summer School.
Osgoode Hall Law School at York University in Canada, will host the 2023 edition of the ATLAS Agora.
The Summer School will take place from the 2nd until the 9th of June, 2023.
Professor Saptarishi Bandopadhyay
Professor Saptarishi Bandopadhyay is an Associate Professor at Osgoode Hall Law School, a research Fellow at the Dahdaleh Institute for Global Health Research at York University, and a Senior Fellow at Melbourne University Law School. He is the author of the 2022 book “All Is Well: Catastrophe and the Making of the Normal State” (Oxford University Press), which offers a history of the mutually constitutive relationship between disasters and states during the eighteenth-century and show the enduring influence of the underlying narratives, instincts, techniques, and practices on global disaster management today. His current projects include examining the history of war, environmental degradation/disasters, and human displacement from 1860 to the present, as well as looking at the legal and environmental history of the relationship between the international environmentalism movement of the 1960s and 70s, and contemporary global crises of food insecurity and climate change. Read more.
Erika Robinson is the Research Events & Communications Coordinator at Osgoode Hall Law School’s Office of Communications and Public Affairs. She will support the planning and execution of the 2023 ATLAS Agora using her experience planning events and coordinating the Visitors Program at the Law School.