Category Archives: Law and Religion


Nootbaar Institute’s Religious Critiques of Law – Orange, CA

March 9-10, 2017, Pepperdine Law School and the Nootbaar Institute host Religious Critiques of Law. At this conference, some speakers will support Shaffer’s notion that religious critiques of law are…

Nottingham Trent University

Law, Human Rights and Religion: Flashpoints – Nottingham, England

Nottingham Trent University hosts Law, Human Rights and Religion: Flashpoint December 12, 2016. Conference presentations will focus on (1) religion, family law and the rights of children, and (2) religion,…

Association for the Study of Law, Culture, and the Humanities

Law, Culture, and the Humanities – Stanford, CA

The Association for the Study of Law, Culture, and the Humanities (ASLCH) holds its twentieth annual conference March 31 – April 1, 2017, at Stanford Law School. Panel and paper…

Hebrew University of Jerusalem

CFP: Law as Religion, Religion as Law – Jerusalem, Israel

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem invites papers for an upcoming conference and subsequent volume on June 5-7, 2017, in Jerusalem, Israel. The theme of the conference is Law as Religion, Religion…

Regent University School of Law

Faith Based Legal Education – Virginia Beach, VA

Regent University School of Law hosts the 2016 Conference of Religiously Affiliated Law Schools, Challenges and Opportunities for Faith Based Legal Education, Sept. 29-30, 2016. The RALS Conference is a…

Peace Review: A Journal of Social Justice

CFP: Violent Extremism & Youth Recruitment

Peace Review: A Journal of Social Justice (U. San Francisco College of Arts & Sciences) announces its 29(2) issue theme: Violent Extremism and Youth Recruitment. The submission deadline is Jan….

Hadassah-Brandeis Institute (HBI) (Brandeis U.)

Residency at Brandeis — Female Interpreters of Religious Law — Waltham, MA

The Hadassah-Brandeis Institute at Brandeis University invites applications for a residency, HBI Seminar Series–Female Interpreters of Religious Law: Women’s leadership as Clergy, Educators, Advisors and Judges (Spring 2017). The application…

University of Kent

Critical Legal Conference — Many Calls for Papers — Kent, UK

Kent Law School hosts the Critical Legal Conference 2016, Turning Points, Sept. 1-3, 2016. Papers are invited for 20 defined streams and a general stream. The submission deadline is July…

Oregon Law Review

Oregon Law Review Symposium — Portland, OR

The Oregon Law Review symposium, Honoring the Work of David B. Frohnmayer, takes place April 1, 2016, in Portland. Topics are: Religious Conflict and Religious Freedom in Oregon Leadership and…

American Association of Law Schools AALS

CFP: Harold Berman Prize for Excellence in Law & Religion Scholarship

The AALS Section on Law & Religion will award the “Harold Berman Prize” to recognize scholarly excellence by an untenured professor at an AALS Member School. Nomination must be received by 5pm…