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Call for Papers Southeastern Women’s Studies Association Conference At the University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC March 25-27, 2010

Southeastern Women’s Studies Association Conference At the University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC March 25-27, 2010 SEWSA ‘10 Cultural Productions, Gender, and Activism Keynote Speakers:   Judith Halberstam, Marjorie J. Spruill, and Bernice Johnson Reagon Cultural Productions, Gender, and Resistance … Continue reading

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CFP: Wagadu Journal Issue on Sexual Violence and Armed Conflict

From the FLP mailbox, this CFP from Professor Tonia St. Germain at Eastern Oregon: Wagadu, a Journal of Transnational Women’s and Gender Studies, invites papers for a special issue on gender and law and have selected sexual violence and armed … Continue reading

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CFP: Feminist Law Teachers Conference, Saturday, Nov. 21 at Temple Law School

The 17th Annual Conference of The Delaware Valley, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia Feminist Law Teachers will take place on Saturday, November 21st at Temple University Law School from approximately 8:45 AM to 4:30 PM. The Conference has always been … Continue reading

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CFP: 2010 Hamline Law Review Symposium Request for Proposals “The Evolution of Trade Secret Law: Reflecting on 30 Years of the Uniform Trade Secrets Act”

On Friday, April 16, 2010, Hamline University School of Law and the Hamline Law Review will present a symposium to mark the 30th anniversary of the adoption of the Uniform Trade Secrets Act (the UTSA). The editors of the Hamline … Continue reading

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Call for Articles and Essays: Recent Developments in New York Law

From the student editors at my home institution’s law review: Call for Articles and Essays:  Recent Developments in New York Law Proposals due October 1, 2009. The editors of  Pace Law  Review invite proposals from scholars, researchers, practitioners, and professionals … Continue reading

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Rutgers Women’s Rights Law Reporter CFP: Women, Law and the Economy

From the FLP mailbox, this CFP from the editors as the Women’s Rights Law Reporter at Rutgers Law – Newark: Rutgers School of Law – Newark, Women’s Rights Law Reporter would like to introduce the topic of our Fall 2009 … Continue reading

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CFP: Conference on”Violence and Vulnerability”

CALL FOR PAPERS: Conference on”Violence and Vulnerability” Emory University, Atlanta Georgia – November 12-14, 2009 “Violence against women both violates and impairs or nullifies the enjoyment by women of their human rights and fundamental freedoms… In all societies, to a … Continue reading

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CFP: First Amendment Meets Cyber-Stalking Meets Character and Fitness

From the AALS Section on Women in Legal Education, this call for papers: The First Amendment Meets Cyber-Stalking Meets Character and Fitness 2010 AALS Annual Meeting New Orleans, Louisiana Cyber-harassment has made its way to the legal academy, in part … Continue reading

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CFP – Comparative Constitutional Law: National Security Across the Globe

Here’s a CFP from another journal at my home institution: Pace International Law Review 2009-2010 Symposium Call for Submissions Pace International Law Review is planning a symposium entitled Comparative Constitutional Law: National Security Across the Globe to be  held in … Continue reading

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CFP: Feminism and the Transformation of Belonging

From the FLP mailbox, this CFP: Beyond Citizenship: Feminism and the Transformation of   Belonging June 30-July 2, 2010, Birkbeck, University of London The language of citizenship has, in recent years, been mobilized by feminists to articulate a wide range … Continue reading

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CFP: Gender, Bodies and Technology

From the FLP mailbox:   “Gender, Bodies and Technology”   Proposals are invited for an Interdisciplinary Conference   April 22-24, 2010 Roanoke, Virginia Sponsored by the Women’s and Gender Studies Program at Virginia Tech Proposal Deadline:  September 15, 2009 We … Continue reading

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CFP: Charting the Future of Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Scholarship

From the FLP mailbox, this CFP: Call for (Short) Papers   AALS Section on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Issues   On the Cutting Edge:  Charting the Future of   Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Scholarship   AALS Annual Meeting … Continue reading

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CFP: St. Mary’s Law Review on Minority Law Issues

From the FLP mailbox, this call for submissions: The Scholar: St. Mary’s Law Review on Minority Issues is soliciting articles for upcoming volumes. Our publication is committed to raising the awareness of those individuals in our society who traditionally have … Continue reading

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CFP: Conference on”Violence and Vulnerability”at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia on November 12-14, 2009

“Violence against women both violates and impairs or nullifies the enjoyment by women of their human rights and fundamental freedoms… In all societies, to a greater or lesser degree, women and girls are subjected to physical, sexual and psychological abuse … Continue reading

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CFP: Law and Justice on the Small Screen

From the FLP Mailbox, this CFP for a collection of essays on “Law and Justice on the Small Screen”: We are compiling a collection of essays by leading scholars from the world of law and popular culture focusing on the … Continue reading

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CFP: Children and the Law Junior Faculty Workshop

Call for Papers Children and the Law Junior Faculty Workshop July 16 -17, 2009 The Frances Lewis Law Center at Washington & Lee University is sponsoring a workshop for junior scholars working on legal issues related to children. The workshop … Continue reading

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Call for Participation: National Security and Constitutional Law

From the Law Review at my home institution, this call for participation: Call for Articles, Essays, and Book Reviews:  National Security and Constitutional Law Proposals due May 15, 2009 The editors of Pace Law Review invite proposals from scholars, researchers, … Continue reading

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CFP: Gender, Sport, and the Olympics (deadline: May 15, 2009)

From the Feminist Law Profs mailbox, this call for papers: The editors of   thirdspace: a journal of feminist theory and culture (a Canada-based, peer-reviewed journal) invite submissions for our forthcoming issue on gender, sport, and theOlympics. Prompted by the … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Critical Perspectives on Taxation

Bridget and I just received this call for papers. The call presents a nice opportunity to contribute to the discussion about the intersection between tax and social justice. At the same time, it highlights the international composition of the critical … Continue reading

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CFP: Special Issue of the International Feminist Journal of Politics: New Directions in Feminism and Human Rights.

International Feminist Journal of Politics seeks manuscripts for a special issue on new directions in feminism and human rights. We invite manuscripts that capture the invocation of human rights strategies and discourses by feminist advocates, activists and grassroots movements for … Continue reading

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Disaster Law Reader: Call For Papers

Editors: Kathleen A. Bergin and Tracy L. McGaugh Hurricane Katrina was unlike any other weather disaster to hit the United States in the way it exposed deficiencies in federal, state, and local disaster planning and management. It was also unique … Continue reading

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CFP: “Feminism, Law, and Masculinity,” September 11 – 12, 2009 Emory U. School of Law

The Feminism and Legal Theory Project is preparing for a conference on Feminism, Law, and Masculinity. This workshop will explore the relevance of masculinities studies to feminist legal theory and activism. We have long struggled, both within and without the … Continue reading

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CFP: LatCrit XIV, “Outsiders Inside”

From the FLP mailbox, this call for participation in the 2009 LatCrit Conference: Please join us at LatCrit XIV, the Fourteenth Annual LatCrit (Latina and Latino Critical Legal Theory, Inc.) Conference, which will take place in Washington, D.C.,   from … Continue reading

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CFP: National LGBT Bar Association Conference

  This year’s National LGBT Bar Association (formerly NLGLA) Conference (“Lavender Law”) takes place on September 10-12, 2009, in Brooklyn, New York. Lavender Law offers academics the unique opportunity to come together with other law and sexuality scholars, as well … Continue reading

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CFP: Bruce Springsteen Symposium

I can’t pretend there is anything feminist or gender related about this, but, wow, a Bruce Springsteen Symposium!!!! More info here. This song got me through some rough days in the early 1980s: Maybe I should submit an abstract! –Ann … Continue reading

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CFP: Women, Incarceration and Human Rights, February 27-28, Atlanta, GA

From the FLP mailbox, this notice of yet another great workshop being convened by Martha Fineman and the Feminism and Legal Theory Project at Emory Law School: From 1995 – 2006, the number of incarcerated women in the United States … Continue reading

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CFP: Special Issue of Hypatia

From the FLP Mailbox, this announcement from Hypatia of a “Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Conference and Special Issue: Feminist Legacies / Feminist Futures”: Hypatia has been published as an independent journal of feminist philosophy since 1986; Volume 25 will appear in 2010. … Continue reading

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Sarah Weddington Writing Prize for New Student Scholarship in Reproductive Rights Law

From the FLP mailbox, this call for papers that might be of interest to some of our students: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS – WIN MONEY AND GET PUBLISHED Law Students for Reproductive Justice is accepting submissions for its 4th annual Writing … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Cardozo Journal of Law and Gender Symposium

What to Expect: Legal Developments and Challenges in Reproductive Justice February 25, 2009 This symposium issue of the Cardozo Journal of Law and Gender will address the changing legal status of reproductive rights and the development of new problems, challenges, … Continue reading

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CFP: Freedom Center Journal

From the FLP mailbox, this message from the Call for Papers: The Freedom Center Journal (“FCJ”) is a joint scholarly publication of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center and the University of Cincinnati College of Law.   The purpose of … Continue reading

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CFP Succotash: critical reflections on the 2008 U.S. Presidential campaigns

Eds. María Ochoa, Alvina Quintana, Myra Mendible, Barbara K. Ige We seek papers that provide a variety of critical frames for the many, indeed thousands, of exchanges–––formal and informal, analytical and reflective–––that are brought about and sustained by the 2008 … Continue reading

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CFP: Women, Equality and Fiscal Policy: Gender Analysis of Taxes, Spending and Budgets

Call for papers for workshop on : Women, Equality, and Fiscal Policy: Gender Analysis of Taxes, Spending, and Budgets     Context and purpose of the workshop: The political economy of women is deeply affected by gender differences: women’s incomes … Continue reading

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Stanford Journal of Civil Rights & Civil Liberties 2009 Symposium “Gender, Parenting, and the Law”

On February 7, 2009, the Stanford Journal of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties will host its 3rd annual symposium.   This year’s topic is “Gender, Parenting, and the Law.”   The symposium, which will complement the journal’s Spring Symposium issue, … Continue reading

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CFP: Women’s Right Law Reporter, Rutgers School of Law Newark

The Women’s Rights Law Reporter is a quarterly journal of legal scholarship and feminist criticism published by students at the Rutgers School of Law in Newark, NJ. Now-Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg founded the Reporter in 1970. It is … Continue reading

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CFP – Transgender Law: Challenging the Boundaries of Law and Gender”

Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center’s Journal of Race, Gender and Ethnicity: Call for Papers and Presenters Touro Law Center’s online Journal of Race, Gender and Ethnicity is pleased to announce a symposium, Transgender Law: Challenging the Boundaries of … Continue reading

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CFP: Columbia J. of Gender & Law Symposium, “Gender on the Margins”

The Columbia Journal of Gender and Law announces an open call for papers addressing Gender on the Margins for its upcoming symposium to be held at Columbia Law School on April 10, 2009. Papers accepted for and presented at the … Continue reading

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CFP: “Applied Feminism: How Feminist Legal Theory is Changing the Law”

This call for papers seeks submissions for the University of Baltimore School of Law’s Second Annual Feminist Legal Theory Conference.   The conference will be held at the University of Baltimore on Friday, March 6, 2009.   The conference will … Continue reading

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CFP: International Conference on Feminist Constitutionalism

Call for Papers Date: February 28 – March 1, 2009 Location: Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada This conference intends to follow current debates in the intersection between constitutional law, constitutionalism, and feminist theory, both domestically and internationally. The discussions will address … Continue reading

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CFP: (Short) Reviews of Books Concerning Women and the Law

Call for Book Reviews: Women and the Law   Proposals Due September 25, 2008   The editors of Pace Law Review invite proposals from scholars, researchers, practitioners and professionals for contributions to a special book review issue to be published … Continue reading

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ABA Video/Essay Competition, “Gender Diversity: Have We Solved the Problem?”

The ABA Commission on Women in the Profession has announced its Video/Essay Competition on the topic,  “Gender Diversity: Have we solved the problem? If not, where do we go from here?”   The competition is open to law students and … Continue reading

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CFP: Lehigh University Conference “Feminism in Practice”

From the FLP Mailbox, this CFP for a conference on “Feminism in Practice” to be held at Lehigh University (PA) on November 15, 2008:   The 2008 Feminism in Practice Conference, hosted by Lehigh  University’s Women’s Center and Office of … Continue reading

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CFP – Conflict and Transitional Justice: Feminist Approaches

Conflict and Transitional Justice: Feminist Approaches, September 19-20, 2008 Emory University School of Law. Sponsored by: The Feminism and Legal Theory Project. Truth Commissions and other forms of transitional justice have become ubiquitous as a mechanism for societies emerging from … Continue reading

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CFP: “Mother” Issue of Women’s Studies Quarterly

From the FLP mailbox, this call for papers for a special “MOTHER” issue of the Women’s Studies Quarterly:   Guest Editors: Nicole Cooley and Pamela Stone We have entered a motherhood moment–from celebrity mom baby-bump sightings to recent televised debates … Continue reading

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CFP: Conglomerate’s 4th Annual Junior Scholars Workshop

Over at Conglomerate, Christine Hurt has posted this call for participation in the 4th Annual Junior Scholars Workshop: Back by popular demand: the Conglomerate Junior Scholars Workshop for untenured law professors or candidates entering the law teaching market this fall. … Continue reading

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“CFP: Spilling Over: A Fat, Queer Anthology”

Working Title: Spilling Over: A Fat, Queer Anthology Editor: Jessica Giusti, Feminist Studies Ph.D. Student, University of Minnesota Contact: spillingover@gmail.com Submission Deadline: December 1, 2008 Despite the attention given by queer studies to the materiality of bodies and the cultural … Continue reading

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CFP: 5th Annual National Conference on Prostitution, Sex Work and Human Trafficking

The University of Toledo and the Second Chance Advisory Board have issued this call for papers for a two-day conference to be held at the University of Toledo on September 18th and 19th, 2008. The purpose of this conference is … Continue reading

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CFP: “Girls’ Culture & Girls’ Studies: Surviving, Reviving, Celebrating Girlhood”

From the FLP mailbox, this invitation for proposals on interdisciplinary scholarly and creative work to be presented at the 18th Annual Women’s Studies Conference at Southern Connecticut State University, October 17-18, 2008: The 18th Annual Women’s Studies Conference at Southern … Continue reading

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Come Together: Healing Tensions Among Women Working for Equality ~ A Women’s History Month Blog Carnival

A Women’s History Month  Blog Carnival Come Together: Healing Tensions among Women Working for Equality What Tami Said and Women’s Space are partnering to host a blog carnival to encourage a dialogue between all women committed to gender equality. Dates: … Continue reading

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CFP: “Transformative Works and Cultures”

From the FLP mailbox: Transformative Works and Cultures (TWC) is a Gold Open Access international peer-reviewed journal published by the Organization for Transformative Works edited by Kristina Busse and Karen Hellekson. TWC publishes articles about popular media, fan communities, and … Continue reading

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CFP: National Council for Research on Women’s “Hitting the Ground Running”

The National Council for Research on Women has issued this CFP/conference announcement for its “Hitting the Ground Running” Conference, co-Sponsored by The Center for the Study on Gender and Sexuality at NYU: Please join leading scholars, researchers, advocates, and policy … Continue reading

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