Spring 2018 Capstone Colloquium - "John Patrick Joy and The Easter Rebellion 1916"

Join us this Wednesday, 7th of March, when Dr. Richard O'Meara will take us through a a rendition of John Patrick Joy’s foray into history. He will examine the concept of nationalism as it intersects with human rights and cosmopolitanism in the context of the Irish experience of 1916. Please find attached below a document with more information on this session.

Dr. Richard M. O’Meara presently serves as the Director of the Division of Global Affairs, Rutgers University and as a Professor of law and Global Security Issues. He is a retired Army General Officer and trial attorney and received his PhD in Global Affairs from Rutgers University and his JD from Fordham University. His research interest include the application of ethics to the used of military technologies, the intersection of ethnicity and violence in conflict zones, security and foreign policy issues in Sub-Saharan Africa and the North Pacific, and Conflict Resolution. He has traveled widely in Sub-Saharan Africa, Eastern Europe, Southeast Asia and Latin America working with stake holders to create dialogue and solutions regarding the cessation of conflict. His recent work includes Going Home For Apples and Other Short Stories (Amazon); Governing Military Technologies in the 21st Century, Ethics and Operations (Palgrave/Macmillan); chapters in Robot Ethics, The Ethics and Social Implications of Robotics (MIT Press); Routledge Handbook of Ethics and War, Just War Theory in the twenty-first century (Routledge); and articles JUS POST BELLUM: Reflections on the Right Way to End a War, Journal on Terrorism and Security Analysis (Syracuse University) and International Governance of Autonomous Military Robots, Columbia Science and Technology Law Review (Columbia University School of Law). 

Speaker: Dr. Richard O'Meara

Title: "John Patrick Joy and The Easter Rebellion 1916"

Date: Wednesday, 7 March 2018

Time: 11.00am - 12.30pm

Location: Dana Room, Dana Library (4th floor)

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