Death at the Margins of the State

Last week, La Trobe Law School lecturers, and Associate Members of the Centre of Health Law & Society, Dr Laura Griffin and Marc Trabsky, travelled to the University of Bath in the United Kingdom to present papers at the Centre… Continue Reading

Recent Publication on Coronial Law and Spatial Justice

In ‘Walking With the Dead: Coronial Law and Spatial Justice in the Necropolis’, Marc Trabsky, Lecturer, La Trobe Law School, “explores a spatial history of the office of coroner in the nineteenth century”. He “examines how the movements of the… Continue Reading

Marc Trabsky Presents a Seminar on “Law, Place and the Dead” at Flinders Law School

Marc Trabsky La Trobe Law School

On Thursday 11 August 2016, La Trobe Law School Lecturer Marc Trabsky will be presenting a Flinders University Research Seminar titled ‘Law, Place and the Dead’. The flyer for this event can be accessed, here. Abstract This seminar explores the… Continue Reading

Recent Article by Professor Paula Baron and Marc Trabsky in the Journal of Law and Medicine

Marc Trabsky Paula Baron

Professor Paula Baron, Chair of Common Law at La Trobe Law School, and La Trobe Law Lecturer Marc Trabsky, recently published ’Negotiating Grief and Trauma in the Coronial Jurisdiction’ in the Journal of Law and Medicine. In this article, Professor Baron and… Continue Reading

Bureaucracy, Law and Intimacy Workshop

Marc Trabsky La Trobe Law School

In Paul Du Gay’s In Praise of Bureaucracy: Weber, Organization, Ethics (2000), the author aims to recover an “ethos of bureaucratic office”. He resurrects ethico-political techniques of bureaucratic institutions, which have long been criticised for marginalising, if not excluding personal,… Continue Reading