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 […]

CFP: ESCLH Conference, June 2018

Laws Across Codes and Laws Decoded 28 June – 30 June 2018 at the Ecole Normale Supérieure (Paris) The Organising Committee of the 5th Biennal Conference and the Executive Council of the European Society for Comparative Legal History are pleased to call for papers for the upcoming conference to be held. The main theme picks […]

CFP: “Many 14th Amendments” Conference

The University of Miami will be hosting a wide-ranging symposium entitled “The Many Fourteenth Amendments” to mark the sesquicentennial. The symposium will be held on March 1-3, 2018 in Miami (Coral Gables more specifically). The announcement with more details may be found here: https://networks.h-net.org/node/73374/announcements/180031/cfp-many-fourteenth-amendments. Paper proposals are currently being solicited and the deadline is September […]