Perpetrator Studies Network


30 October 2020
10:00 - 11:30

Launch of ‘The Tokyo Tribunal: Perspectives on Law, History and Memory’

On 30 October 2020, the third volume of the Nuremberg Academy Series, an anthology entitled The Tokyo Tribunal: Perspectives on Law, History and Memory will be launched. The anthology is edited by Viviane E. Dittrich, Kerstin von Lingen, Philipp Osten and Jolana Makroivá.

Following the book launch and presentation of the edited volume by the co-editors, the panel discussion will focus, inter alia, on contemporary perspectives on law and history, the appreciation of the Tokyo Tribunal in Japan and internationally, the ongoing significance of the Nuremberg and Tokyo Tribunals as well as accountability for international crimes.

Confirmed speakers of the event:
Professor Kerstin von Lingen, Universität Wien
Professor Philipp Osten, Keio University
Professor Gerry Simpson, London School of Economics and Political Science
Professor Yuma Totani, University of Hawaii
Dr. Viviane Dittrich, International Nuremberg Principles Academy
Jolana Makraiová, International Nuremberg Principles Academy

The event will be recorded and made available on the Nuremberg Academy Youtube channel afterwards.

As of 27 October, you can download the e-book version of the book on the Nuremberg Academy website and order the print version of the book via the TOAEP website or online book sellers such as Amazon directly.

Register in advance for this webinar:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.