Dr. Suzannah Linton will be discussing her Hong Kong Research Grants Council-funded project into the previously unknown war crimes trials that were held in Hong Kong from 1946-1948.
Dr. Suzannah Linton started the project on Hong Kong’s War Crimes Trials when she was Associate Professor in the Department of Law at the University of Hong Kong, and completed it as Chair of International Law at Bangor University in the UK. She is at present a fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public and International Law in Heidelberg, Germany.
The website and database on Hong Kong’s War Crimes Trials can be accessed here. Published materials about the trials include Suzannah Linton (ed) Hong Kong’s War Crimes Trials (OUP 2013) here and Suzannah Linton, ‘Rediscovering the War Crimes trials in Hong Kong, 1946-1948’ (2011) 13(2) MJIL 284 here.
Hosted by the War Crimes Research Group.
Chaired by Dr Rebekka Friedman