Category Archives: Law and Humanities

Transcending the Acronym

CFP: Transcending the Acronym: Genders, Sexes, Sexualities, and Gender Identities Beyond “LGBT”

Women & Language invites articles for an upcoming special issue Transcending the Acronym: Genders, Sexes, Sexualities, and Gender Identities Beyond “LGBT.” Critical studies of gender, sex, sexuality, and gender identity…

Justice – Capabilities Approach – Communications – San Diego, CA

The International Communication Association holds its annual meeting May 25-29, 2018, in San Diego. A preconference, Applying the Capabilities Approach to Media and Communications, takes place May 24, 2018. Abstracts for…

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Penny Pether Law & Scholarship Award

The selection committee invites nominations of articles published Sept. 1 2016 through Dec. 31, 2017 for the Penny Pether Law & Language Scholarship Award. The deadline is Jan. 8, 2018….

Vulnerability and the Human Condition, Emory University

Autonomy & Vulnerability – Atlanta, GA

The Vulnerability and the Human Condition Initiative at Emory University presents a Workshop on Autonomy and Vulnerability Feb. 23-24, 2018. Proposals were due Nov. 20, 2017.  

Association for the Study of Law, Culture, and the Humanities

Law, Culture, and the Humanities CFP & Panels- Washington, D.C.

The Twenty-First Annual Meeting of the Association for the Study of Law, Culture and the Humanities will be held at the Georgetown Law School, in Washington D.C. on March 16-17, 2018….

University of Leeds and Emory Law

Fostering Resilience through Law’s Dynamism – Atlanta, GA

The University of Leeds School of Law and Emory Law are convening a workshop on December 8-9, 2017, in Atlanta, Georgia, titled A Workshop on Legal Transitions and the Vulnerable…

University of Leeds and Emory Law

Call for Papers: A Workshop on Professionalism and Vulnerability – Leeds, United Kingdom

The University of Leeds School of Law and Emory Law are convening a workshop on October 27-28, 2017, in Leeds, United Kingdom, titled A Workshop on Professionalism and Vulnerability. For…

University of California Irvine School of Law

The Discursive Turn in Copyright – Irvine, CA

UC Irvine School of Law presents The Discursive Turn in Copyright Oct. 27, 2017. Copyright law is explicitly directed toward protection of artistic and aesthetic works, and is intended to…

Masaryk University Faculty of Law

Int’l Conf. on Alternative Methods of Argumentation in Law – Brno, Czech Republic

The Department of Legal Theory (Faculty of Law, Masaryk University, Brno) presents the biannual International Conference on Alternative Methods of Argumentation in Law Oct. 27, 2017. Abstracts are due July…

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CFP: Cities as Ill Bodies in Films and Series

Prof. Anne Wagner invites submissions for an edited volume, Cities as Ill Bodies in Films and Series. Abstracts are due by Feb. 28, 2018. City is a living organism. It…