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Wide-Open Calls for Participation in 2011 AALS Mid-Year Meeting of Section on Women in Legal Education

The AALS is planning a Mid-Year Meeting of the Section on Women in Legal Education.  The meeting will be held in June 2011 in Washington, D.C. and the theme is, "Women Rethinking Equality."  The Planning Committee has issued three very broad … Continue reading

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CFP: LatCrit-SALT Junior Faculty Development Workshop

This announcement from LatCrit, Inc.: LatCrit, Inc. (LatCrit) and the Society of American Law Teachers (SALT) are pleased to invite you to the Eighth Annual Junior Faculty Development Workshop (FDW), immediately preceding the LatCrit XV program. This annual workshop is … Continue reading

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CFP: Women’s Choices, Women’s Voices: Legal Regimes and Women’s Health

Call for Speakers AALS Section on Law, Medicine and Health Care Co-Sponsored by Section on Women in Legal Education Women’s Choices, Women’s Voices:  Legal Regimes and Women’s Health Friday, Jan. 7, 2011, 4:00 –  5:45 p.m. The AALS Section on … Continue reading

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CFP: Critical Thought, Critical Action, U of Idaho Sept. 24-25, 2010

From the FLP mailbox, this call for papers and participation from students at the University of Idaho College of Law: the crit, a critical legal studies journal, is hosting its first annual Critical Legal Studies conference. The conference will take … Continue reading

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CFP: Teaching Gender as a Core Value

Call for Panelists AALS Section on Women in Legal Education “Teaching Gender as a Core Value” 2011 AALS Annual Meeting January 4-8, 2011 San Francisco, California The AALS Section on Women in Legal Education will hold a program during the … Continue reading

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CFP: Women and International Criminal Law

From the FLP mailbox, this CFP: Call for Papers: Women & International Criminal Law Special Issue of the International Criminal Law Review Dedicated to Judge Patricia M. Wald The International Criminal Law Review invites submissions for its 2010  special issue … Continue reading

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CFP:”New Voices in Gender Studies”

Call for Papers Announcement AALS Section on Women in Legal Education “New Voices in Gender Studies” 2011 AALS Annual Meeting January 4-8, 2011 San Francisco, California The AALS Section on Women in Legal Education will hold a program during the … Continue reading

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CFP: “New Voices in Gender Studies”

Call for Papers Announcement AALS Section on Women in Legal Education “New Voices in Gender Studies” 2011 AALS Annual Meeting January 4-8, 2011 San Francisco, California The AALS Section on Women in Legal Education will hold a program during the … Continue reading

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CFP: The Modern American

From the student-editors at American University: The Modern American Spring 2010 Call for Submissions The Modern American, the award-winning legal publication dedicated to diversity and the law from American University Washington College of Law, is seeking submissions for its Spring … Continue reading

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Northeast Regional L&S Meeting

Northeast Regional Law and Society Meeting October 1 and 2, 2010 Amherst College Invitation and Call for Participation You are cordially invited to participate in the third Northeast Regional Law and Society Conference which will be held at Amherst College … Continue reading

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CFP: Vulnerability, Resilience, and the State, March 12 – 13, 2010 Emory University School of Law

**In past FLT workshops we have considered the concept of”Vulnerability,”arguing that it is universal and constant, inherent in the human condition. Further, while vulnerability can never be totally eliminated, society and its institutions confer certain”assets,”such as wealth, health, education, family … Continue reading

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CFP: Berkeley J. of Gender, Law & Justice Seeks “Commentary” Contributions

From the Commentary Editor of the student-run Berkeley Journal of Gender, Law & Justice The Berkeley Journal of Gender, Law & Justice is currently accepting submissions for a piece to be published in the Commentary section of our upcoming issue. … Continue reading

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Critical Race Studies Symposium at UCLA, March 2010

From the FLP Mailbox, this notices of a Critical Race Studies Symposium: 4th Annual Critical Race Studies Symposium: Intersectionality: Challenging Theory, Reframing Politics, Transforming Movements March 11-13th, 2010 UCLA School of Law Los Angeles, California Since the publication of Kimberlé … Continue reading

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CFP: “What Pertains to a Man”? Transcending Gender Boundaries in Jewish and Israeli Law

Call for Papers “What Pertains To a Man”? Transcending Gender Boundaries in Jewish and Israeli Law Conference to be held at the University of Chicago Law School Monday March 1, 2010 This small one day conference will be structured around … Continue reading

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The Center for Reproductive Rights’ Law School Initiative and Law Students for Reproductive Justice are accepting submissions for the 5th annual Sarah Weddington Writing Prize.

The Center for Reproductive Rights’ Law School Initiative and Law Students for Reproductive Justice are accepting submissions for the 5th annual Sarah Weddington Writing Prize.     The theme this year is Reproductive Rights As Human Rights.   This theme … Continue reading

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CFP: Law, Gender & Citizenship – Contemporary Issues for American Indians and American Immigrants

The student editors  of the University of Wisconsin Journal of Law, Gender & Society remind us that abstracts for consideration for the Journal’s upcoming symposium on  “Law, Gender & Citizenship: Contemporary Issues for American Indians and American Immigrants” are due … Continue reading

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CFP: Reviews of Books on International Law

From the FLP mailbox, this CFP from the editors at the GWU International Law Review: The George Washington University International Law Review is now accepting submissions of book reviews for publication in Volumes 41 and 42. Book reviews should be … Continue reading

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CFP: Catharine Stimpson Prize

From the FLP mailbox, this call for papers for the Catharine Stimpson Prize for Outstanding Feminist Scholarship: The University of Chicago Press is pleased to announce the competition for the 2011 Catharine Stimpson Prize for Outstanding Feminist Scholarship.   Named … Continue reading

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CFP: The University of Baltimore School of Law’s Center on Applied Feminism seeks submissions for its Third Annual Feminist Legal Theory Conference.

This year’s theme is: Applied Feminism and Marginalized Communities. For more information about the conference, please visit our website. This conference seeks to explore the following questions: What do we mean by”marginalized communities”and what purposes does that designation serve? How … Continue reading

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CFP – Law, Gender & Citizenship: Contemporary Issues for American Indians and American Immigrants

The Wisconsin Journal of Law, Gender & Society Announces its 2010 Symposium: Law, Gender and Citizenship: Contemporary Issues for American Indians and American Immigrants March 5, 2010 University of Wisconsin Law School Madison, Wisconsin The student editors of the Wisconsin … Continue reading

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CFP: “International Efforts to Address Sexual Violence in Conflict and Post-Conflict Zones”

The Body of the Nation: International Efforts to Address Sexual Violence in Conflict and  Post-Conflict Zones Edited by Tonia St.Germain, J.D. and Susan Dewey, Ph.D. President Obama has vowed to put women’s issues at the core of American foreign policy. … Continue reading

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CFP “The Future of the Family”

Call for Presenters and Papers The Future of the Family: Modern Challenges in Adoption Law Sixth Annual Wells Conference on Adoption Law March 11, 2010 Capital University Law School Columbus, Ohio The conference is seeking proposals for presentations and papers … Continue reading

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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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