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CFP: Reflections on The Alchemy of Race and Rights (Deadline October 25)

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 of the Symposium and Professor Williams’ visit.


In order to arrange for a timely posting of your contributions, please send your submission to osgoodeworkshop@gmail.com no later than October 25, 2012. It would be absolutely fantastic if we could manage to produce and publish essays in honour of this path-breaking scholar and law professor. If you have access to other related scholarly circles, please feel free to share our call for papers.


here is the pdf call, for sharing.