Thanks to Jennifer Koshan (Calgary) for passing this along.
…participate in panels sponsored by the Feminist Legal Theory Collaborative Research Network at the Law and Society Annual Meeting in Boston, May 30 to June 2, 2013.
Information about the Law and Society meeting (including registration and hotel information) will be posted here: www.lawandsociety.org/boston2013.html.
Within Law & Society, the Feminist Legal Theory CRN seeks to bring together scholars across a range of fields who are interested in feminist legal theory. There is no pre-set theme to which papers must conform, other than that they relate to feminism in some way. We especially More >
The Journal of Gender, Race & Justice Call for Submissions
Modern Families: Changing Families, Challenging Laws
The Journal will hold its annual symposium March 7-8, 2013. Titled Modern Families: Changing Families, Challenging Laws, the symposium focuses on three specific areas within family law: families of racial minorities, LGBT families, and family interactions with the criminal justice system. The Journal would like to invite legal authors of all perspectives to submit proposals for articles for the symposium to fill Volume 17 of our publication. Please review the Journal‘s submission policy and send article or proposal submissions, along with your curriculum vitae, to Iain Johnson More >
CALL FOR PAPERS Professor Patricia Williams, author of the 1991 book “Alchemy of Race and Rights: Diary of a Law Professor” (Harvard University Press), will be participating in our Critical Race Symposium at Osgoode Hall Law School on November 2, 2012. This event is organized under the auspices of the Critical Research Laboratory in Law & Society and Law.Arts.Culture, in collaboration with the Institute for Feminist Legal Studies.
We are inviting SHORT REFLECTIONS, REVIEWS and THOUGHT-ESSAYS (ranging from 500 to 5000 words) on Alchemy of Race and Rights, which celebrates its 21st anniversary this year.
We plan to publish these pieces in preparation More >
I’m sitting on the couch having a drink with a friend who is in town from Qatar, and what do I find on the web? The CFP below. Your article could be translated into Arabic and you might get an invite to Doha. Professor Mary Pat Treuthart of Gonzaga will edit. And I think some Canadian content would be a good addition to this international journal.
The International Review of Law is seeking articles for a special issue on domestic violence to be published in Spring 2013. Our goal is to showcase papers that address practical and theoretical accomplishments and challenges worldwide More >
Exciting. Deadline for Abstracts – August 10.2012. Note this, which grabbed me:
In keeping with our commitment with engaging diverse community members, the paper should be written in clear, accessible language, which can be understood by those outside the author’s area of specialization.
Could be fun! Even if you’re not going to do it, read the editor bios and wish you had a chance for coffee with them.
h/t Sheetal Rawal
CALL FOR PAPERS “Honour/Shame” Related Violence in Canada Edited Collection Editors: Amina Jamal, Mandeep Kaur Mucina & Farrah Khan We are putting together a symposium and edited collection of critical essays on More >