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 […]

2017 ACLS Fellowship Recipients from the American Society for Legal History

We are very pleased to announce the 2017 cohort of ACLS fellowship recipients from among the members of the ASLH.   Chazkel, Amy – ACLS Fellowship Program Associate Professor, History, City University of New York, Queens College Urban Chiaroscuro: Rio de Janeiro and the Politics of Nightfall   Gross, Ariela J. – ACLS Collaborative Research […]

NEH Public Scholars Program

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) invites applications for the 2017 round of the Public Scholar Program, which is intended to support well-researched books in the humanities that have been conceived and written to reach a broad readership. Books supported through the Public Scholar Program might present a narrative history, tell the stories of […]