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Call for Papers – Arbiters of Justice: Historical Studies of Southern Queensland Lawgivers

The Colloquium: The Law, Religion, and Heritage Research Program Team at the University of Southern Queensland is hosting a colloquium titled Arbiters of Justice: Historical Studies of Southern Queensland Lawgivers. Date: 26 November 2021 Venue: USQ Ipswich Campus, Room I-109 … Continue reading

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Call For Papers: Legal Histories of Empire Conference

Third Legal Histories of Empire Conference Beyond the Pale: Legal Histories on the Edges of Empires Maynooth University, 29 June-1 July 2022 Empires. Plural. Across time and across the globe, interconnected, mutually constitutive. We invite papers which consider the interconnections … Continue reading

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TRACE Award winner announced

Congratulations to Tim Calabria who has won our TRACE award for his article ‘The Bungalow and the Transformation of the “Half-Caste” category in Central Australia: Race and Law at the Limits of a Settler Colony 1914-1937’ which appeared in volume … Continue reading

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CFP 40th Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Law and History Society

3-4 December 2021 Faculty of Law, University of Technology Sydney Tenuous Histories and Provable Pasts: How Legal Historians Create Knowledge Due date: Monday 16 August 2021. Email to ANZLHS2021@uts.edu.au. Acceptance: Acceptance will be sent by the first week of September. … Continue reading

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Online Legal History Seminar by Alice Krzanich

Join the VUW History Programme for an online legal history seminar by Alice Krzanich (University of Edinburgh). When: 9am-10:30am (NZ time), Friday 30th April Title: ‘Servants in Scotland: An Example of Feminist Legal History’  Abstract: Domestic servants were a ubiquitous presence in … Continue reading

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Discount available on book A Legal History for Australia

A Legal History for Australia by Sarah McKibbin, Libby Connors and Marcus Harmes brings together Australian history, British constitutional history and modern Australian law. It is an accessible guide for Australian law students. The first part provides the social and … Continue reading

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CALL FOR PAPERS – British Legal History Conference 2022

The 25th British Legal History Conference 2022 In association with the Irish Legal History Society Queen’s University, Belfast 6-9 July 2022 LAW AND CONSTITUTIONAL CHANGE Abstracts are invited for the 25th BRITISH LEGAL HISTORY CONFERENCE which is being run jointly … Continue reading

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MA scholarship in legal history

An MA Scholarship in Legal History at Victoria University of Wellington is available. You can check out full details at: https://www.wgtn.ac.nz/scholarships/current/ma-scholarship-in-legal-history Closing date March 1 $17,000 stipend plus domestic tuition fees For more information email Dr Valerie Wallace at Valerie.wallace@vuw.ac.nz

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Generous gift to Kercher Scholarship

The ANLHS has received a generous gift from South Auckland law firm Kayes Fletcher Walker to the Kercher Scholarship fund. Kercher scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit to postgraduate students for help defraying the cost of attending and … Continue reading

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40th Annual Conference of the Australian and New Zealand Law and History Society

When: 3-4 December 2021 Where: University of Technology Sydney What: Tenuous Histories and Provable Pasts: How Legal Historians Create Knowledge CFP: Out soon. Accommodation and Registration: We will be providing information about accommodation and registration on this website well before the … Continue reading

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