Go On! Cornell Transnational Legal Feminism Conference & Course at Tilburg Univ.

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►  The Cornell International Law Journal will be holding a conference titled Transnational Legal Feminisms: Challenges and Opportunities on March 10, 2018 at Cornell Tech Campus in New York City. The symposium will bring together feminist scholars from around the world to discuss, offer, critique, and disseminate a vision of transnational legal feminisms and the challenges and opportunities it presents. To register and for more information, click here.

► Tilburg University in the Netherlands is holding a summer course on conflict-related sexual violence and human trafficking. The 2-week course is set to begin on July 9, 2018. The course is organized by Impact: Center against Human Trafficking and Sexual Violence in Conflict. For more information, click here.

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Write On! Palestine Yearbook of Int’l Law & Tripathi Foundation Conference

backlit_keyboardThis installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to submit papers as follows:

► The Palestine Yearbook of International Law is inviting submissions of scholarly articles for publication for its next volume, XXI (2018). The editors encourage submissions of scholarly pieces of relevance to public international law, including but not necessarily in relation to Palestine.

Abstracts (under 750 words) should include a working title, with a preliminary outline of the author’s research and arguments, along with a current CV. The submission deadline is March 15, 2018. Submissions should be sent to: rbotmeh@birzeit.edu; iol.pyil@birzeit.edu; ai295@cam.ac.uk; and ahindi@birzeit.edu. For more information, click here.

► The Prof. Harihar Nath Tripathi Foundation is calling for papers to present at its National Conference on Changing Paradigm of Environment Protection in India. The Conference will take place on March 18, 2018 at Banaras Hindu University in Varanasi, India.

Abstracts should be submitted to hntripathi17@gmail.com by February 28, 2018 and the full paper by March 3, 2018. For a list of the acceptable themes for the paper and for more information, click here.

Write On! Utrecht Univ. & American Univ.

backlit_keyboardThis installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to submit papers to Utrecht University and American University, as follows:

► Utrecht University‘s Journal of International and European Law is accepting submissions for its General Issue on International and European Law to be published in August 2018. Deadline to submit is April 9, 2018The word limit is 15,000 words. Articles should be submitted here. For guidelines and more information, click here.

► American University‘s Journal of Gender, Social Policy, & the Law is accepting submissions for its special themed edition, which will focus on timely and important legal issues in the areas of sexual harassment and sexual assault. 

The Journal will consider articles that propose a new argument or perspective about the legal issue and that include analysis of U.S. law in addition to any international focus. Deadline to submit is January 5, 2018. For more information, click here or email: gl-articles@wcl.american.edu

Go On! Conference in India on Upholding Women’s Human Rights

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► The O.P. Jindal Global University along with Cornell Law School and Jindal Global Law School announced open registration for Conference on Upholding Women’s Human Rights: Transnational Dialogue on Gender-Biased Sex Selectionwhich will be held on December 10, 2017 from 10:00 am to 5:45pm at Gulmohar Hall, India Habitat Center, New Delhi, India.

Session topics include: Sex-selective abortion laws in the U.S. and India, building transnational feminist bridges, among other. To RSVP click here or email aptarshi@jgu.edu.in.

Write On! AUWCL Human Rights Essay Award

Screen Shot 2017-11-19 at 9.34.12 PMThis installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to submit papers to American University’s Washington College of Law, as follows:

► The Academy on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law at American University Washington College of Law (AUWCL) is accepting submissions for its Human Rights Essay Awardan essay competition that seeks to stimulate the production of scholarly work in international human rights law.

The topic for the award this year is Gender Violence and International Human Rights Law and participants have the flexibility to explore any subject related to the assigned topic, in either English or Spanish as one winner is chosen in each language. The deadline for submission is February 1, 2018.

Winners will be awarded a full scholarship to attend the Academy’s Program of Advanced Studies on Human Rights and Humanitarian Law from May 29 – June 15, 2018. They will also have the opportunity to publish their work with the American University International Law Review. For more information, click here or email hracademy@wcl.american.edu.

Write On! India’s NUALS Law Journal

backlit_keyboardThis installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to submit papers, as follows:

► India’s National University of Advanced Legal Studies’ (NUALS) Law Journal is inviting submissions for its 12th Edition. The Journal, being the flagship law review of the NUALS, is a multidisciplinary, double-blind, peer-reviewed journal.

They are welcoming submissions on any topic of the law of contemporary relevance both international or domestic, from academicians, legal practitioners, students and researchers from the legal community.

Articles should be 3000 to 6000 words (inclusive of footnotes) and short notes/commentaries should be 1000 to 3000 words.

Submissions must be sent to lawjournal@nuals.ac.in by January 3, 2018, and must include an abstract. For questions, you may also email journalnuals@gmail.com.

Go On! Panel discussion on the ICTY’s Office of the Prosecutor

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► The ICTY, in cooperation with the Hague branch of Leiden University, have launched the Legacy Lecture SeriesThe next event will be held on November 2, 2017, from 17:00 to 19:00 at Leiden University’s Hague Campus, in the Hague, Netherlands.

The theme of the discussion is “The Story of the ICTY Office of the Prosecutor (OTP): Starting from Scratch – What We’ve Learned from 20 Years of OTP Investigations and Prosecutions“. To register, email contactOTP@icty.org or grotiuscenter@law.leidenuniv.nl by November 1st, 2017.