2016 Pre-Conference Digital History Workshop Open for Registration

On 27 October 2016, a one-day pre-conference workshop will be held at the Osgoode Hall Law School to increase awareness of digital legal history, and encourage discussion of how digital methods and technologies can be used to analyze and present the legal past, and of new initiatives to undertake such projects. The workshop combines an extended showcase of four projects that each employs a different approach — O Say Can You See: Early Washington, D.C., Law and FamilyThe Lawyers’ Code: Tracking the Migration and Influence of the Field CodeDigital Harlem; and Voices of Authority: the Old Bailey Courtroom — and a set of hands-on workshops offering a beginner-level introduction to the methods used in those projects. The workshop is free and open to ASLH members. No experience in digital history is required. Registration is required as the workshop can only accommodate 60 participants. To register, select here.

For questions about the workshop, proceed to its website.

 

2016 Annual Meeting Call for Proposals

The American Society for Legal History is happy to announce a new electronic submission system for proposals for the 2016 Annual Conference in Toronto. You can access the system here.  All proposals should be submitted through this site.  Those who have already submitted via email will be contacted and asked to resubmit via the electronic […]

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2016 ASLH Annual Meeting Registration

Registration for the 2016 ASLH Annual Meeting is now open.  The meeting will take place in Toronto, Canada at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel from October 27, 2016 to October 30, 2016.  Register here.

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