the question of democratic governance with a view to revisiting the state of the practice in international law twenty-five years after this narrative attracted attention in international legal scholarship following the publication of Tom Franck’s seminal article. The workshop aims to foster debate about current problems surrounding the theory of democratic governance, and will take a critical look at international legal discourses and practice pertaining to democratic governance, including the practice of the European Union.
Confirmed speakers include Steven Wheatley (University of Lancaster), Russell Buchan (University of Sheffield), and Brad Roth (Wayne State University).
Proposals of not more than 1000 words should be submitted to milc[at]manchester.ac.uk by August 15, 2017.
For more information, please see the workshop’s website.