Category Archives: Law and Literature

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CFP: Graphic Justice Discussions 2018—Brooklyn, NY

The Graphic Justice Research Allaiance (GJRA) invites submissions for its 2018 annual conference, to be held on October 20, 2018 in Brooklyn, NY: Papers may examine themes such as: Human…

CFP – Critical Legal Conference 2018 – Regeneration – Milton Keynes, England

The 2018 Critical Legal Conference will be held on 6-8 September 2018 at The Open University in Milton Keynes, with a postgraduate workshop taking place on the afternoon of 5th…

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…

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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…