Symposium on Comparative Early Modern Legal History, Chicago Oct. 26, 2018

Arguing for the Rule of Law: Using the Hebrew Bible and Caricatures of Foreigners in British and Spanish America Date: Friday, October 26, 2018 Location: Newberry Library, Chicago Organized by: Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra (University of Texas, Austin) and Richard Ross (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign) How did settlers, imperial officials, indigenous peoples, and Africans in the New […]

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Pre-Conference Workshop on Medieval Legal History, Thursday, November 8th, 2018

On Thursday November 8, immediately before the main conference begins, the American Society for Legal History (with the support of Vanderbilt University) is hosting a workshop on medieval legal history, broadly defined both chronologically and geographically. The workshop will consist of a range of paper presentations and discussions, as shown on the program below. Lunch […]

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ASLH Elections Underway Now

ASLH Elections are underway now through September 22. If you are a member of the society, you should receive today or tomorrow (August 21 or 22) a ballot for the election from VoteNow, the organization that conducts our elections. If you have not received it, please check your spam folder first. If your ballot is […]

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