Shopping Cart -

Your cart is currently empty.
Upgrade to today
for only an extra Cxx.xx

You get:

plus This issue of xxxxxxxxxxx.
plus Instant access to the latest issue of 340+ of our top selling titles.
plus Unlimited access to 30000+ back issues
plus No contract or commitment. If you decide that PocketmagsPlus is not for you, you can cancel your monthly subscription online at any time. Auto-renews at £9.99 per month, unless cancelled.
Upgrade for 99p
Then just £9.99 / month. Cancel anytime.
Learn more
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
GB
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
   You are currently viewing the United Kingdom version of the site.
Would you like to switch to your local site?
Read anywhere Read anywhere
Ways to pay Pocketmags Payment Types
Trusted site
At Pocketmags you get
Secure Billing
Great Offers
Web & App Reader
Gifting Options
Loyalty Points

World building

Payam Akhavan’s Massey Lectures provide cogent background analysis, though their conclusions are unsatisfying

FICTION

IN SEARCH OF A BETTER WORLD: A HUMAN RIGHTS ODYSSEY

Payam Akhavan House of Anansi Press

WHEN PAYAM AKHAVAN casually comments, midway through In Search of a Better World: A Human Rights Odyssey, that he spent his youth “making history he’s not pulling a Trump, but stating a fact. The McGill University law professor’s early career includes stints as legal counsel and UN prosecutor at the International Court of Justice in the Hague, where he held accountable the architects and executioners of war crimes. His record over the past three decades includes investigations into the deaths of millions of Tutsis in Rwanda, the massacre of Muslims in Srebrenica in the former Yugoslavia, and the persecution and sex slavery of Yazidi women in Middle Eastern territories controlled by the Islamic State.

READ MORE
Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of Quill & Quire - October 2017
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Digital Issue
October 2017
£4.99
This issue and other back issues are not included in a new Quill & Quire subscription. Subscriptions include the latest regular issue and new issues released during your subscription.
Annual Digital Subscription
Only £ 5.00 per issue
SAVE
17%
£49.99

View Issues

About Quill & Quire

Kidlit Spotlight: how children's book authors uncover beauty, hope, and adventure in the dark places; Fall book reviews: New reads from Frances Itani, Mariko Tamaki, Chris Turner, and Anne Michaels.