Home > Events > AJR Luncheon & Talk – Tuesday 13th March 2018
13 March, 2018
12:30 pm

Our speaker at the next meeting of the AJR will be Colin Davey talking about Holocaust Denial.  He analyses the judgment in the case of Irving v Lipstadt and Penguin Books.  The talk will cover how the case came about, what were the issues, the judgment and the lessons to be learnt in responding to how Holocaust denial is presented to the world.

Deconstructing Denial is the title of the talk by Colin Davey, solicitor (now non-practising) and former Managing Partner of City law firm Nabarro. He analyses the judgment in the case of Irving v Lipstadt and Penguin Books. Many people will know the judgment from the 2017 film Denial, starring Rachel Weisz, Tom Wilkinson and Timothy Spall. The talk will cover how the case came about, what were the issues, the judgment, and the lessons to be learnt in responding to how Holocaust denial is presented to the world.

Lunch (for members only) at 12.30pm; Please let Fay Cadywould know if you wish to attend.

The talk will follow at around 1.30pm.