Category Archives: Law and Literature

CFP: Law & Violence in Literary or Legal Texts

The Modern Language Association’s Law and the Humanities Forum is sponsoring a guaranteed session on “Literature, Law, and Violence” at next year’s MLA convention in Chicago, Jan. 3-6, 2019. Please submit…

The Universidad Pablo de Olavide Sevilla

CFP: Jurilinguistics II: Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Study of Language and Law – Seville, Spain

The Universidad Pablo de Olavide Sevilla invites papers for the conference Jurilinguistics II: Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Study of Language and Law, a conference that will be held October 25-26,…

University of Bristol

2018 Socio-Legal Studies Association Conference: Graphic Justice – Bristol, UK

The Socio-Legal Studies Association presents Graphic Justice: Law, Comics, and Related Visual Media March 27-29. 2018. Critical interest in the comics medium has exploded in recent decades, and is steadily…

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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….

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 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…

Fandom & Neomedia Studies (FANS) Conference

Call for Editors – Fandom & Neomedia Studies – Law & Politics

The Fandom and Neomedia Studies (FANS) Association, an internationally recognized academic organization, invites applications for membership in its Law and Politics Studies Area. This group will examine the interconnections between…

International Journal for the Semiotics of Law

CFP: Representations of Law, Justice & the Subject in Engrenages

The International Journal for the Semiotics of Law invites papers for a forthcoming special issue, Representations of Law, Justice and the Subject in Engrenages. Abstracts are due by June 30,…