Posts filed under ‘Gender & Sexuality Law’

Call for Papers: Harvard/Stanford/Yale Junior Faculty Forum

Stanford Law School is issuing a call for papers to be presented at the Harvard/Stanford/Yale Junior Faculty Forum on June 27-28, 2014. The deadline for submissions is March 31, 2014. For more information please go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Conferences and Symposia; Administrative Law; Constitutional Law; Criminal Law; Environmental Law; Family Law; Labor & Employment Law; Law, Culture & Humanities; Gender & Sexuality Law; International Law

February 26, 2014 at 8:14 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Poverty in the New Gilded Age: Inequality in America

American University Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law presents Poverty in the New Gilded Age: Inequality in America April 2, 2014. Abstracts are due Jan. 10, 2014.

For more information, click here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Gender and Sexuality Law

December 4, 2013 at 6:26 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Richmond Journal of Law and Public Interest: Pro-Marriage Equality

Richmond’s Journal of Law and the Public Interest is looking for a pro-marriage equality article to publish in their Winter 2014 issue.  Parameters and deadlines are flexible. For more information, contact Meredith Harbach at


Topics: Calls for Papers; Gender and Sexuality Law

December 4, 2013 at 6:05 pm Leave a comment

AALS Workshop: Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Issues

This 2014 midyear meeting workshop on sexual orientation and gender identity issues will be held in Washington, DC, from June 5 to June 7, 2014.  Legal scholars are invited to submit a proposal to participate in this two-day program.  For more details, including deadlines and instructions for submitting proposals, go here.

Topics: Conferences & Symposia; Gender & Sexuality Law

September 13, 2013 at 6:26 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Wills, Trusts and Estates Meets Gender, Race and Class

This conference seeks to bring the insights of progressive property theory to the area of inheritance and succession law and will address the many points of intersection between inheritance law, gender and race, social structure, wealth inequality, domestic violence, indigenous people’s rights, among others.  Recognizing that inheritance law is a society’s DNA, the conference will present both theoretical, historical and practical approaches to ways it has and continues to maintain social structure and ways it can change it.  It will be held September 27-28, 2013 at Oklahoma City University School of Law, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.  Call for Papers Deadline: August 1, 2013. Proposals should be 250 words long, sent to cspivack[@]

Topics: Calls for Papers; Property Law; Gender & Sexuality Law


May 23, 2013 at 3:10 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Title IX and Transgender Rights

The Wisconsin Journal of Law, Gender and Society is accepting paper submissions for its February 2013 symposium on the topic of “Transcending Gender Lines: Title IX and Transgender Rights”

Submissions are due by October 15, 2012 and should be sent to

For more information, go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers, Gender and Sexuality Law

September 13, 2012 at 6:57 pm Leave a comment

AALS Section on Women in Legal Education – List of Recent Scholarship

The AALS Section on Women in Legal Education is preparing a list of recent scholarship by our members for inclusion in their annual section newsletter.  If you have an article or book that was published between January 1, 2011 and now (or will be by the end of 2012) that you would like to have included, send complete title, volume, journal, page and year information (in Bluebookformat) to Professor Susan Heyman at by August 15, 2012.  They wish to list ALL articles and books, not only those related to gender issues. Use the subject line WLE Newsletter to convey the information to Professor Heyman. Professor Heyman and Professor Kirsten Davis will be compiling the scholarship portion of the Section Newsletter.

Topics: Women & The Law; Scholarship; Gender & Sexuality Law

May 29, 2012 at 11:37 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers – AALS Section on Women in Legal Education — “Institutional Responsibility for Sex and Gender Exploitation”

The AALS Section on Women in Legal Education will hold a program during the AALS January 2013 Annual Meeting in New Orleans, with paper presentations on the topic of Institutional Responsibility for Sex and Gender Exploitation.

To be considered, papers must be submitted electronically to Professor Kirsten Davis, Stetson University College  of Law,  The deadline for submission is Wednesday, August 1, 2012. The author of the selected paper will be notified by October 1, 2012.  The Call for Paper participant will be responsible for paying his or her own annual meeting registration fee and travel expenses.

Full-time faculty members of AALS member law schools are eligible to submit papers. Foreign, visiting (and not full-time on a different faculty), and adjunct faculty members, graduate students, and fellows are not eligible to submit.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Women & The Law; Gender & Sexuality Law


May 9, 2012 at 12:09 am Leave a comment

Grant Opportunity: The W.E.B. Du Bois Fellowship for Research in Race, Gender, Culture, and Crime

The W.E.B. Du Bois Fellowship for Research in Race, Gender, Culture, and Crime provides talented researchers with an opportunity to elevate independently generated research and ideas to the level of national discussion. Applicants may apply from all academic disciplines. Closing date for applications is May 02, 2012.  For more details, go here.

Topics: Race & The Law; Gender & Sexuality Law; Criminal Law; Grants & Competitions

February 15, 2012 at 1:30 am Leave a comment

Conference: Addressing Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in Conflict and Post-Conflict Settings: National and International Strategies

American University Washington College of Law will host this conference on Wednesday, February 1, 2012. The Conference will he held at American University Washington College of Law, Room 603, 4801 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, from 8:30 – 2:00.  Registration is free.  For more information and to register for this event, go here.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality Law; International Law; Conferences & Symposia

January 11, 2012 at 9:10 pm Leave a comment

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