Leiden Arts in Society Blog


Tag: Law And Literature

  • Just Peace - or more?

    Just Peace - or more?

    On September 21st The Hague celebrates the UN International Day of Peace with the Just Peace festival - but is there more to 'peace' than what is being celebrated? An exploration of The Hague's Yi Jun Peace Museum.
  • When Law Gets Spectacular

    When Law Gets Spectacular

    In this post I describe my experience of watching the International Criminal Court's verdict in the recently concluded case of Ahmed Al Faqi Al Mahdi on my office computer. A reflection on the ICC's web stream: am I being involved as a spectator?
  • The Rage and The Machine

    The Rage and The Machine

    Can a retweet be a criminal offense? Yes, say judges in a recent verdict in the The Hague 'Context-case,' which deals with the question of 'incitement' in the use of social media by terrorist organizations. And what does this say about Twitter?