Category Archives: Legal History

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CFP: J. Popular Culture

The Journal of Popular Culture issues a call for papers for a special issue, Place, Space, and the Detective Narrative, to be published in 2021. The deadline for submitting an…

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CFP: Major Laws of the 91st Congress

The Chapman Law Review issues a call for papers for 2020 publication, on the theme “A 50-Year Retrospective on Major Laws of the 91st Congress.” The new extended deadline for…

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CFP: African Legal History Symposium – Boston, MA

The American Society for Legal History with support from the African Studies Association will host an African Legal History Symposium in Boston on November 19,2019. We seek papers in the field of…


CFP: Legal History, Rare Books, and Archives Writing Competition

The Legal History and Rare Books (LH&RB) Section of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL), in cooperation with Cengage Learning, announces the Eleventh Annual Morris L. Cohen Student Essay…

CFP: McGill Graduate Law Conference – Montréal, Canada

The 2019 McGill University Graduate Law Student’s Association’s (GLSA) Annual Law Conference will be held in Montréal on May 8-9, 2019. This conference is for current masters and doctoral students,…

CFP: Judicial Independence Symposium – Greensboro, NC

To honor the sesquicentennial of the Judiciary Act of 1869 that established nine as the number of Justices to serve on the Supreme Court of the United States, Elon Law…

Int’l Assoc. of Law Libraries Conference – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

The 38th Annual Course of the International Association of Law Libraries will be held October 27-30, 2019 in Sydney, Australia. The conference will be hosted at the University of New…

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Detroit Mercy L. Rev. Symposium: Women & the Law – Detroit, MI

The Detroit Mercy Law Review will host its 2019 Symposium: Women and the Law on Mar. 8, 2019. The deadline for proposals is Nov. 9, 2018 at 5:00pm EST. Possible…

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Am. Soc’y of Legal History Ann. Meeting – Houston, TX

The American Society for Legal History hosts its 48th Annual Meeting on Nov. 8-11, 2018,  in Houston, TX.

Clarity Conf. on Plain Legal Language – Montreal, Canada

Clarity hosts its annual conference on plain legal language topics on Oct. 25-27, 2018 in Montreal.