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State Library of Queensland Research Fellowships (six available) 

Want to be part of something exceptional?  Applications are now open for State Library of Queensland’s research fellowships totaling $80,000 as part of the Queensland Memory Awards.  The opportunity  Fellowships offer a unique opportunity for researchers and creatives of all … Continue reading

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Legal Histories of Empires conference

The Legal Histories of Empires conference is 29 June-2 July 2022. For those who would like to participate, online registration is only 20 Euros. Join us!! See lhbe.org

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People, Power, and Law: A New Zealand History

We are pleased to announce the above title by Alexander Gillespie and Claire Breen is available at a discounted price if you use the order code below. This book offers a unique insight into the key legal and social issues … Continue reading

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Research support opportunity

The Francis Forbes Society is inviting applications for support from the Society for research projects in the field of legal history. Applications must be in before 10 June. If you are interested please email the secretary of the Francis Forbes … Continue reading

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2022 conference

The 2022 ANZLHS conference organising committee is pleased to announce that it is now calling for papers. The conference will be held 1-3 December 2022 at the University of Technology, Sydney. The theme of the conference is – Tenuous Histories and Provable Pasts: … Continue reading

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Accolades for Caroline Ingram’s Law & History article

ANZLHS member Caroline Ingram has received a recent honour from the Western Australia History Council. Her 2019 article for Law & History received the Council’s award that recognises ‘An innovative contribution to understandings of Western Australian history, or its advocacy, … Continue reading

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Call for abstracts – Asian Legal History Conference

23-24 July 2022 Faculty of Law, Thammasat University Researchers, scholars and students are welcomed to submit abstracts under the theme ‘legal history in Asia.’ Abstract length: 100-250 words. For inquiries contact: alha.contact@gmail.com Submission deadline: 14 January 2022 For more details, … Continue reading

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Selden Society Lecture: Merthyr House—the home of Sir Samuel Griffith

Presented by Richard Kirk Thursday 11 November5.15 for 5.30pm Bookings can be made here – https://legalheritage.sclqld.org.au/2021-lecture-three Location You can register to attend this free lecture in person (followed by refreshments in the Portrait Gallery) or join a livestream via Zoom. Banco … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: Australian Journal of Law and Religion, 2022 Inaugural Issues

The Australian Journal of Law and Religion is the first journal specifically devoted to law and religion issues in the South Pacific region. The intersection of law and religion has not only had tremendous influence historically on the world, but … Continue reading

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Ngara Yura Program and Francis Forbes Society Webinar: Making the Past Visible: The Legacies of the Protectionist Legislation

The Ngara Yura Committee, together with the Francis Forbes Society for Australian Legal History, invite you to attend their 2021 joint program: Making the Past Visible: The Legacies of the Protectionist Legislation. Bringing Them Home: The Report of the National Inquiry … Continue reading

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