Speaker - Victor Peskin

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Victor Peskin is an Associate Professor in the School of Politics and Global Studies at Arizona State University and a Research Fellow at the UC Berkeley Human Rights Center. He is the author of "International Justice in Rwanda and the Balkans: Virtual Trials and the Struggle for State Cooperation," which was named a Choice Magazine Outstanding Academic Title. The book examines the conditions under which states implicated in atrocities cooperate with international tribunals. His articles on the politics of the International Criminal Court (ICC) and the ad hoc United Nations tribunals have been published in a number of journals, including Human Rights Quarterly, the International Journal of Transitional Justice, and Genocide Studies and Prevention. His current work examines the role of the ICC in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the politics of criminal accountability since the end of the 1999 Kosovo war. Peskin received his doctorate in Political Science from the University of California, Berkeley.

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