CFP & Conf.: Socio-Legal Approaches to Property – Denver, CO


The Law and Society Association‘s Socio-Legal Approaches to Property Collaborative Research Network (SLAP-CRN) invites original, unpublished submissions from scholars at any stage of their careers. LSA is particularly interested in empirically-based papers examining any issues related to the treatment of land and other tangible things as property. Topics may include but are not limited to: land tenure; indigenous forms of property; collectives and property pluralism; land use; symbols of property; resource extraction; civil forfeiture, inheritance; embodied property; redistribution of property; social movements and resistance to property.

Abstract Deadline: October 25, 2019 at 11:59 PM (EST)

To submit your paper for consideration, please provide the following information at our website, or email Lua Kamal Yuille, or John Felipe Acevedo,

  • A 100-250 word abstract describing the topic, methodological approach, and findings (or expected
    findings) of your paper
  • The paper title
  • Your contact information including affiliation, discipline(s), and email

Panels are to be held at the Law and Society Association Annual Meeting, May 28-31, 2020 in Denver, Colorado.