Stephen Hopgood is Professor of International Relations and Pro-Director (International) at SOAS University of London. His main area of interest is the international politics of human rights. In 2017 he co-edited Human Rights Futures (Cambridge University Press). His other books include The Endtimes of Human Rights (Cornell University Press, 2013). and Keepers of the Flame: Understanding Amnesty International (Cornell University Press, 2006).