Category Archives: Law and Politics

Perspectives on Conflict—Glasgow, Scotland

Submissions are invited for the inaugural Glasgow Perspectives on Conflict Conference to be held on Friday June 6, 2014 at the University of Glasgow, Scotland. This interdisciplinary conference seeks to…

Taking Stock of Citizens United—Gulfport, FL

Stetson University College of Law hosts Taking Stock of Citizens United: How the Law Has (and Has Not) Changed Four Years Later Feb. 28, 2014. The symposium is cosponsored by…

Poverty in the New Gilded Age: Inequality in America—Washington, DC

American University Journal of Gender, Social Policy & the Law presents Poverty in the New Gilded Age: Inequality in America April 2, 2014. Abstracts are due Jan. 10, 2014. See…

Postdoc Fellowships—Violence/Non-Violence—Cambridge, MA

The Mahindra Humanities Center (Harvard University) invites applications for one-year postdoctoral fellowships in connection with the Center’s new Andrew W. Mellon Foundation seminar on the topic of violence/non-violence. Applicants for…

Graduate Fellowships—”Liberty-Advancing Careers”

The Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University invites applications for its Humane Studies Fellowships. Humane Studies Fellowships (HSF) are awarded to full-time graduate students embarking on liberty-advancing careers…

Friedman Faculty Fund—Education-Enhancement Activities re Liberty

The Friedman Faculty Fund (Institute for Humane Studies, George Mason University) awards grants of up to $5000 to full-time faculty and teaching fellows for education-enhancement activities designed to engage undergraduate…

Hayek Fund for Scholars Career Development Grants

The Hayek Fund for Scholars (Institute for Humane Studies, George Mason University) offers career development grants up to $750 for students and untenured scholars “pursuing liberty-advancing careers and educational initiatives…

MAPOC: 50th Anniversary of Johnson’s Great Society—Baltimore, MD

The University of Baltimore School of Law hosts the 19th Annual Mid-Atlantic People of Color Legal Scholarship Conference (MAPOC) 2014, President Lyndon B. Johnson’s Great Society and Beyond: The Historical…

Research Workshop on Policy Failure—Singapore

Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore, presents a Research Workshop on “Policy Failure” Feb. 19-21, 2014. Abstracts are due Nov. 1, 2013. The call for…

International Law and . . . —Vienna, Austria

The University of Vienna hosts the 10th Anniversary Conference of the European Society of International Law (ESIL) Sept. 4-6, 2014. The University of Vienna Law School’s Section for International Law…