Free Human Rights Telecall
Please Join Our Free
Second Monday Telephone Conference on 03/12/12
JAN KNIPPERS BLACK
MIIS PROFESSOR & AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL USA BOARD MEMBER
Human Rights as the Core of the Power Game
7:30 p.m. (Pacific Time)
Call-in Number 1-916-209-4534 Access Code 3698002#
This call is open to all.
Jan Knippers Black has been since 1991 a Professor in the Graduate School of International Policy Studies of the Monterey Institute of International Studies in California, where she has served also as president of the Faculty Senate. Her areas of specialization have included international and grassroots development, international and comparative politics and US foreign policy, especially with respect to the Western Hemisphere, globalization, media, human rights, and women’s rights and roles. For more than a decade she has anchored the Institute’s human rights program and has offered workshops and onsite courses overseas, most recently in Chile in collaboration with Judge Juan Guzman. In 2011, Dr. Black was elected to a three-year term on the national board of directors of Amnesty International USA. She has also served on more than two dozen editorial or NGO governing or advisory boards and has traveled extensively – to more than 180 countries. Dr. Black is author or editor and co-coauthor of a dozen books. Drawing upon earlier careers in music and art, she is now collaborating on composition for musical comedy.
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