Gail Lythgoe



Gail Lythgoe is an Associate Editor of EJIL:Talk! and Associate Lecturer at the University of St Andrews. She finished her PhD at the University of Glasgow and is the EJIL Book Review Assistant Editor. Her research interests include public international law, global governance, legal theory, legal geography, and international organizations.

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Two Weeks in Review, 4 – 17 January 2021

Brian McGarry reflects on the legacy of the PCIJ after the centenary of the adoption of the PCIJ Statute in December 2020. McGarry examines the impact of the PCIJ on the practice, procedures, and institutional design of international courts and tribunals today.

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A Year in Review: 2020

2020 has been some year and the blog has been very busy, not least because we underwent a major redesign in March which seems a rather long time ago now. In this post, we look back and offer an overview of some of the major international law events and issues of 2020 as discussed on…

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Favourite Reading 2020 – Reading as a Shared Space and a Practice of Solidarity

Caroline Criado Perez, Invisible Women: Exposing Data Bias in a World Designed for Men (Chatto & Windus, 2019) Madeline Miller, Circe (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2019) Bernardine Evaristo, Girl, Woman, Other (Penguin, 2019) Wayétu Moore, She Would Be King (One, 2020) Debjani Bhattacharyya, ‘Almanac of A Tide Country’ SSRC…

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