New Podcast Series – Antonio Cassese: The Stubborn Sparrow


A podcast about the work and legacy of the late Antonio Cassese, pioneering international lawyer, on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of his passing.


Listen to learn more about his impact on international law and institutions on five selected issues: genocide; terrorism; torture; human rights in the European Union; and war crimes.





Episode 0: the Knight and the Sparrow

Episode 1: Genocide and the Commission of Inquiry on Darfur

Episode 2: The crime of terrorism and the Special Tribunal for Lebanon

Episode 3: ‘A Man of Action’- Nino and the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture

Episode 4: The Human Rights Challenge in Europe: Nino’s work at the European University Institute


Credits for the production go to Janet Anderson, Stephanie van den Berg and Ilaria Molinari. The logo for this podcast has been designed by