Voices in the Legal Archives in the French Atlantic

Type: 
Workshop
Date: 
May 28, 2018 to May 30, 2018
Location: 
Quebec, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Atlantic History / Studies, Canadian History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, French History / Studies, Slavery

The central aim of this conference is to draw together a dynamic group of international scholars from France, Canada, and the United States whose work stands at the interface of two emerging sub-disciplines:  the history of the French Atlantic and the "new legal history" whose central vector insists on shifting the focus of the field beyond legal structures and frameworks, towards an understanding of how law was actively shaped and applied through the lives and experiences of ordinary men and women.  By uncovering and identifying the "voices" of slaves, in

Call for Papers: States of Exception and the Politics of Anger

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 25, 2018
Location: 
Iceland
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Humanities, Law and Legal History, Political Science, Modern European History / Studies

Call for Papers: States of Exception and the Politics of Anger

International Conference, 19-20 October 2018, University of Iceland.

 

The EDDA Research Center in Critical Contemporary Research at the University of Iceland invites proposals for an international conference—to be held in Reykjavik on 19–20 October 2018—on emergency politics from historical and contemporary perspectives. It aims to bring together scholars in diverse academic fields and working within different thematic and national paradigms to explore “states of exception.”

CALLALOO Call for Papers: Misperformance: Staging Law and Justice in the African Diaspora

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
November 23, 2018
Location: 
Texas, United States
Subject Fields: 
Black History / Studies, Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Literature, Theatre & Performance History / Studies

CALLALOO CALL FOR PAPERS

Misperformance

Staging Law and Justice in the African Diaspora

 

Callaloo invites papers for a special issue on “Misperformance: Staging Law and Justice in the African Diaspora” guest edited by Jason Allen-Paisant (University of Leeds, United Kingdom).

 

EXTENSION OF DEADLINE: The International Conference on Affirmative Action and the Sustainable Development Goal of Gender Equality

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 10, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Anthropology, Humanities, Law and Legal History, Social Sciences, Women's & Gender History / Studies

The Tamil Nadu National Law School, Tiruchirappalli, India and the Oxford Human Rights Hub, Oxford University, United Kingdom are pleased to announce that the deadline for submission of abstracts for the International Conference on Affirmative Action and the Sustainable Development Goal of Gender Equality has been extended from 28th February 2018 to 10th March 2018, due to overwhelming response and several requests.

CFP - Third Annual Legal Studies Graduate Student Conference - Brown Unuiversity

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
March 1, 2018
Location: 
Rhode Island, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Law and Legal History, Research and Methodology, Women's & Gender History / Studies

Call for Papers
“Law, Language, and the Archive”
Deadline for submission: March 1, 2018 | Acceptance notification by: March 15, 2018

Please submit a 250-500 word abstract, along with a copy of your C.V. to brownlegalstudies2018@gmail.com.

Call for Book Chapters (Edited Collection): "Law and Art"

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
January 31, 2019
Location: 
United Kingdom
Subject Fields: 
Law and Legal History, Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Philosophy

The aim of this edited collection will be to provide one of the leading guides on the intersections between law and art.  The edited collection will therefore bring together a wide range of theorists in relation to, amongst other things, critical approaches to law and art, the intersection between law and art and their mutual relationship, legal categories and definitions and vis-à-vis art movements and particular artworks, and law and art theories. 

Black Lives Matter: Culturally Sustaining, Responsive and Relevant Pedagogy in Higher Education

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
April 27, 2018
Location: 
Kentucky, United States
Subject Fields: 
African American History / Studies, American History / Studies, Human Rights, Humanities, Law and Legal History

Black Lives Matter: Culturally Sustaining, Responsive and Relevant Pedagogy in

Higher Education

 

Africology: The Journal of Pan African Studies

www.jpanafrican.org 

 

 

Call for Papers

 

 

Social Phobias and the Politics of Fear: Causes and Resistance Manufacturing the “Other”: Xenophobia, Fascism, the Alt-Right and More

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 30, 2018
Location: 
British Columbia, Canada
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Human Rights, Law and Legal History, Political Science, Sociology

 

A Conference and Edited Collection

 

Genocide after 1948: 70 Years of Genocide Convention

Type: 
Call for Papers
Date: 
May 1, 2018
Location: 
Netherlands
Subject Fields: 
Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Human Rights, Contemporary History, Social Sciences, Law and Legal History

Genocide after 1948: 70 Years of Genocide Convention

Call for Papers

NIOD Amsterdam / Utrecht University, 7 and 8 December 2018

 

New Website dedicated to Federalism in America

Type: 
Online Digital Resources
Location: 
Hawaii, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Government and Public Service, Law and Legal History, Political Science, Public Policy

Center for the Study of Federalism Launches New Federalism Website

The Center for the Study of Federalism USA (CSF) has launched its website--federalism.org -- the first American website exclusively devoted to federalism. Winner of the prestigious Graphis gold award for its logo design and Gold Award from Educational Digital Marketing, federalism.org is the official CSF site and a clearinghouse for a wide range of federalism resources and information.

Visit us at www.federalism.org  to see . . .

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