Article Title

The Alchemy of Exile: Strengthening a Culture of Human Rights in the Burundian Refugee Camps in Tanzania

Publication Title

Washington University Journal of Law & Policy


This Essay explores the ways in which human rights norms can be internalized and redefined from within a community of refugees, in this case Burundians residing in camps in Western Tanzania. It examines the everyday relevance of international protection principles to a particular group of individuals those norms are intended to serve.