Write On! 11th Melbourne Doctoral Forum on Legal Theory

This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to present at the 11th Melbourne Doctoral Forum on Legal Theory as follows:

The 11th Melbourne Doctoral Forum on Legal Theory is calling for papers for this year’s Forum, which will take place on 4 and 5 December 2018. The theme for this year’s Forum is ‘Facts, Law and Critique’ and this year’s Forum organisers are delighted to announce Anne Orford and Ben Golder as our keynote speakers for the Forum.

► To apply, abstracts of up to 500 words and biographies of up to 200 words should be emailed to law-mdflt@unimelb.edu.au by 5 September 2018. The full call for papers and further information can be found here.





Write On! PhD Scholarships for the Australian Human Rights Institute of UNSW Sydney

This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes a call for scholarship applications to submit to the Australian Human Rights Institute as follows:

►The Australian Human Rights Institute at UNSW Sydney invites applications for four PhD Scholarships focusing on human rights, health and gender. Scholarship recipients will respond to a specific project with an identified supervisory team, and if successful, will receive unique benefits, individualised support, and guaranteed funding to reach their personal development goals.

► Submit your application of interest here. Applications close on July 20, 2018.

Go On! ICC Rome Statute Conference in Liverpool

This installment of Go On! includes an invitation to attend an ICC Conference in Liverpool as follows:

►Professors Dr. Triestino Mariniello (Edge Hill University) and Dr. Julia Geneuss (University of Hamburg, NYU) will convene the Conference on ‘Twenty Years of the ICC’s Rome Statute: Utopia – Reality – Crisis.’ The Conference will be held in Liverpool, UK on the 7th and 8th of September 2018. With the participation of ICC judges, international scholars and practitioners, the Conference aims to facilitate exchange of ideas on the role and limits of the ICC.

►Please see the attached flyer below for more info. Deadline for registration is August 31, 2018. 

CS-2268 – ICC Conference – 2pp A4-2

Write On! AALS Judicial Diversity in Transnational Courts in New Orleans

This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to present at the Association of American Law Schools (AALS) Sections on European and African Law Panel, as follows:

►The AALS Sections on European and African Law invite you to submit a paper proposal for their upcoming panel, “Judicial Diversity in Transnational Courts,” which will take place at the 2019 AALS Annual Meeting (New Orleans, January 2-6 2019). Submissions from junior scholars are encouraged. The proceeds of the panel will be published as a special issue of the Connecticut Journal of International Law.

► To be considered, submit a title and abstract, 300 words maximum, to Mathilde Cohen (mathilde.cohen@uconn.edu) and Fernanda Nicola (fnicola@american.edu) by August 15, 2018. Paper drafts will be due on December 15, 2018 to be circulated among panel participants. Final papers will be due on March 1 and should be between 7,000 and 8,500 words.

See here for more information.

Write On! Canadian Journal of Development Studies Bilingual Special Issue

This installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to submit to the Canadian Journal of Development Students as follows:

►The Canadian Journal of Development Studies seeks contributions (in French and English) for a Bilingual Special Issue to explore questions from heterodox and critical perspectives.  They invite submissions on engagements between law, governance and development from a wide range of critical perspectives, including feminism, TWAIL and postcolonial scholarship, history and ethnography, critical geography, critical IR and political economy, Marxist and materialist perspectives, etc., and that focus on developments both within and between the Global North and South, and on particular scales and sites of governance.

► Proposals should be between 500-750 words, and should include a short CV. Send completed submissions to mark.toufayan@uqo.ca  and siobhan.airey@ucd.ie by July 20, 2018. For the full text of the call, see attached.

Bilingual CFP CJDS Special Issue on LGD

Go On! International Law: A Casualty in the ‘War of Terror’ at Cardozo School of Law

Go On! makes note of interesting conferences, lectures, and similar events.

►  The Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law is hosting an event entitled International Law: A Casualty in the ‘War on Terror’? on June 18, 2018 at 6pm in New York. A reception is to follow. Professor Gabor Rona of Cardozo School of Law and Professor Marco Sassoli of the University of Geneva will hold a discussion of how international law related to national security fares in the Trump era. 

The event is free, but please register here in advance.


Write On! 1st Elimination of Violence Against Women Conference in Mauritius

backlit_keyboardThis installment of Write On!, our periodic compilation of calls for papers, includes calls to submit abstracts to the Elimination of Violence against Women Conference, as follows:

►The 1st Elimination of Violence against Women Conference organised by Middlesex University Mauritius will be held on November 23, 2018 at Middlesex University Mauritius in Mauritius.  This is in support of the UN’s International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.

►Abstracts of a maximum of 250 words should be submitted by August 1, 2018 to Dr Hannah Baumeister. Authors of selected abstracts will be informed by September 1, 2018.

For more information please click here.