Posts filed under ‘Interdisciplinary’

Call for Proposals: “Crosscutting Programs” at 2015 AALS Annual Meeting

The Association of American Law Schools (AALS) has issued a call for proposals for “Crosscutting Programs,” which “focus on multi-subject and interdisciplinary subjects with new perspectives on legal issues or the profession.” The Annual Meeting will be held from January 2-5, 2015, in Washington, DC. Proposals, which are not to exceed 700 words, are due May 12, 2014. More information can be found here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Legal Writing; Legal Education; Interdisciplinary

April 29, 2014 at 8:17 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: The Intersection of Breaking Bad and the Law

The New Mexico Law Review has issued a call for papers on the exploration of legal issues arising from the television series Breaking Bad. Abstract submissions of no more than 1,000 words are due by May 22, 2014. For a list of proposed topics and more information please go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Conferences and Symposia; Constitutional Law; Interdisciplinary

April 29, 2014 at 8:01 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Vulnerability, Resilience, and Public Responsibility for Social and Economic Justice

This workshop will be held at SUNY Buffalo Law School, The State University of New York, June 13 – 14, 2014. The workshop will begin on Friday at 4PM, 509 O’Brian Hall, Putnam Way, Buffalo, NY. A dinner will follow the panel presentation session on Friday.  Panel presentations continue on Saturday from 9:00 AM to 5PM; breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Email a proposal as a Word or PDF document by February 24, 2014 to Yvana Mols, Decisions will be made by March 7, 2014 and working paper drafts will be due May 19 so they can be duplicated and distributed prior to the workshop.  For more details, go here.  If you have additional questions or need more details, contact one of the workshop organizers: Martha Albertson Fineman,, Mimi Abramovitz, or Martha McCluskey,

Topics:  Calls for Papers,  Economics & The Law, Interdisciplinary

January 13, 2014 at 8:06 pm Leave a comment

Baldy Center — Fellowships in Interdisciplinary Legal Studies

The Baldy Center is inviting Fellowship applications for 2014-2015. Baldy Fellowships in Interdisciplinary Legal Studies are available to post-doctoral, mid-career, and senior scholars. This year’s application is due February 3, 2014. For more details, go here.

Topics: Fellowships; Interdisciplinary

January 6, 2014 at 4:05 pm Leave a comment

Junior Scholars Essay Competition

The Law and Society Association has announced a call for short essays from junior scholars on the following theme: What is the future of socio-legal studies, what new possibilities exist, and what innovations should the Law and Society Association consider as it enters the 2nd Half-Century? Essays are limited to 2000 words.   The competition is open to graduate students, post-docs, and assistant professors.  The five winning essays will be posted on the LSA Website and their authors will be invited to participate in a special 50th Anniversary Roundtable at the Law and Society 2014 Annual Meeting in Minneapolis. Winning authors will also receive travel support to attend the meeting, conference registration, and a one year membership to the LSA.   Deadline: Dec. 30, 2013.  For more details, go here:

Topics: Calls for Papers; Scholarship; Interdisciplinary

December 2, 2013 at 8:10 pm Leave a comment

Call for Proposals: The Legalization of Culture and the Enculturation of Law

The McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism announces a call for proposals for the upcoming conference Centaur Jurisprudence: The Legalization of Culture and the Enculturation of Law, which will be held February 21, 2014 in Montreal. The conference will explore the potential of legal pluralism to account for the varied and dynamic roles of culture within legal discourse. For more details go here and here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Conferences and Symposia; Interdisciplinary

June 28, 2013 at 6:30 pm Leave a comment

Call for Bloggers: Feminist Law Professors Blog

The Feminist Law Professor Blog is looking for “self-identified feminist law professors, whatever that term means to you.”  Consider guest blogging (or more) over the summer and/or into the fall.  They are especially interested in hearing from folks who would be willing to commit to writing one to two posts a week over a one-month period of your choice.  The posts can be long or short and on just about any topic that you think would be of interest to feminist law professors.  The goal of the blog is to build community.  If you are interested in being added to the blogroll and/or guest blogging, contact Bridget Crawford (   All perspectives and subject matter specialties are welcome.

Topics: Interdisciplinary, Women & The Law

June 18, 2013 at 6:08 pm Leave a comment

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