Vera & Donald Blinken Open Society Archives
The Witness to Guantanamo Project
The Vera and Donald Blinken Open Society Archives cordially invites you to a public talk by
Peter Jan Honigsberg, Professor of Law at the University of San Francisco, Founder and Director of the Witness to Guantanamo Project
THE WITNESS TO GUANTANAMO PROJECT: GIVING VOICE TO THE PEOPLE OF GUANTANAMO BAY, CUBA
Monday, June 13, 2016 at 5 p.m.
at the Vera and Donald Blinken Open Society Archives
In his talk, Professor Honigsberg will present the work of the Witness to Guantanamo project. Included in
his presentation will be video clips of some of the project interviews of former detainees and others who
lived or worked at the detention center in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. He will also provide a brief history of the
creation and evolution of the prison.
Professor Peter Jan Honigsberg is professor of law at the University of San Francisco and founder and
director of the Witness to Guantanamo project. He teaches and writes in the fields of human rights;
humanitarian law; national security; administrative law; and international criminal law. His current work
focuses on the detention center in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Prof. Honigsberg has written numerous articles,
blog pieces and books, including Our Nation Unhinged, published by the University of California Press.
Vera and Donald Blinken Open Society Archives
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