Daniel Monk

Daniel Monk

Daniel Monk, LLB (University of Warwick), LLM (London School of Economics), Solicitor. Daniel joined the Law School as a Lecturer in January 2003. He was promoted to Senior Lecturer in 2006 and to Reader in Law in 2012. From 1996–2002 he was a lecturer in law at Keele University. Daniel is the current director of the Birkbeck Institute of Gender and Sexuality (BIGS), and assistant editor for Child and Family Law Quarterly.

Daniel’s research has contributed to debates about will-writing and inheritance, home-education, homophobic bullying, and he has contributed to numerous radio programmes, including Moral Maze and Bringing up Britain.

Daniel Monk is currently a guest lecturer at Antwerp University. In addition to teaching students on the Comparative and International Family Law course, he will give two faculty lectures: ‘Changing Faces of Homophobia’, examining the limits of equality rights claims, and ‘E.M. Forster, Heritage & Inheritance’, using the will of one writer to examine the relationship between law and literature and the fate of inheritance tropes.

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Child and Family Law Quarterly

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Child and Family Law Quarterly

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Articles by Author

R v East Sussex County Council ex parte Tandy Duties, resources and the right to 'education otherwise' [1998] CFLQ 425 30 SEP 2011

R v East Sussex County Council ex parte Tandy Duties, resources and the right to 'education otherwise' [1998] CFLQ 425

 

Children's rights in education - making sense of contradictions [2002] CFLQ 45 28 SEP 2011

Children's rights in education - making sense of contradictions [2002] CFLQ 45

The lack of children's rights in education and political resistance to reform in this area has...

Regulating home education: negotiating standards, anomalies and rights [2009] CFLQ 155 26 SEP 2011

Regulating home education: negotiating standards, anomalies and rights [2009] CFLQ 155

Home education, or home schooling, is an issue that has attracted little attention and the legal...

Re L (A Minor by his Father and Litigation Friend) - Undermining authority? Challenging school exclusions and the problems of 'reinstatement' [2004] CFLQ 87 22 SEP 2011

Re L (A Minor by his Father and Litigation Friend) - Undermining authority? Challenging school exclusions and the problems of 'reinstatement' [2004] CFLQ 87

The House of Lords' decision in Re L (A Minor by his Father and Litigation Friend), by upholding...