09:30 to 16:00
End date
09 March 2018
Haldane Room, Wolfson College, Linton Road, Oxford OX2 6UD
Friday, 9 March 2018 - 9:30am to 4:00pm


Poland: The Political, Constitutional, and Social Issues

A workshop to discuss the emerging political, constitutional, and social issues in Poland, where reforms to the judiciary have provoked the threat of EU sanctions.

The workshop will develop the ideas set out by lawyer and academic Marcin Matczak, in a lecture the previous day


Participants include:

Chair: Denis Galligan, Emeritus Professor of Socio-Legal Studies and Director of Programmes, Foundation for Law, Justice and Society, Oxford

Dr Jarosław Kuisz, Co-Director of the project Knowledge Bridges Between Poland, Britain and Europe at St Antony’s College, University of Oxford, and assistant professor at the Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Warsaw

Marcin Matczak, lawyer and lecturer at the Institute of Theory of State and Law, University of Warsaw

Dr Nanor Kebranian, HERA Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Theory, History, and Human Rights, Queen Mary University of London

Dr Amir Paz-Fuchs, Senior Lecturer in Employment Law, University of Sussex

Professor Daniel Smilov, Associate Professor, Political Science Department, University of Sofia; Programme Director, Centre for Liberal Strategies, Sofia

Professor Wojciech Sadurski, Challis Professor in Jurisprudence, Sydney University - TBC