ASLH Annual Meeting Call for Proposals

The American Society for Legal History will be having its 48th annual meeting in Houston, Texas from November 8 -11, 2018. The Program Committee invites proposals for complete panels and individual papers. Panels and papers on any facet or period of legal history from anywhere in the world are welcome. Panel proposals should include the following: […]

Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows Program – 2018 Fellowship Competition

The American Council of Learned Societies (“ACLS”) is pleased to announce the eighth annual competition of the Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows Program. This initiative places humanities PhDs in substantive roles in diverse nonprofit and government organizations, demonstrating that the knowledge and capacities developed in the course of earning a doctoral degree in the humanities have wide […]

William Howard Taft and Charles Evans Hughes; the Travails and Contradictions of Progressivism within the Law: 1908-1941

The Institute for Constitutional History is pleased to announce another seminar for advanced graduate students and junior faculty:  William Howard Taft and Charles Evans Hughes; the Travails and Contradictions of Progressivism within the Law: 1908-1941 Instructors: Daniel R. Ernst is Professor of Law at the Georgetown University Law Center, where he has taught since 1988.  He is […]