Category Archives: Call for Papers

Call-for-Papers: “The New Color Lines: What Will it Mean to be an American?” – MAPOC Jan. 29-31 West Virginia University

Call-for-Papers and Conference Announcement: “The New Color Lines: What Will it Mean to be an American?” – MAPOC Jan. 29-31 West Virginia University.  MAPOC Call for Panel and Paper Proposals FINAL 6 25 14.

Call-for-Papers: “A Workshop on Theorizing the State: The Resources of Vulnerability”

Call-for-Papers: “A Workshop on Theorizing the State: The Resources of Vulnerability,” Atlanta, GA, Emory Univ. School of Law.’s Vulnerability and the Human Condition Initiative, Dec. 5-6, 2014.

Call for Papers Reminder: AALS Section on Poverty Law

The AALS Section on Poverty Law will sponsor a session at the 2015 AALS Annual Meeting. The title of the program is Working But Poor: Understanding and Confronting the Working Poor Phenomenon. In collaboration with the Loyola Journal of Public Interest Law, the Section seeks papers for publication and presentation.

The deadline for submissions is August 8, 2014. See AALS Poverty Section Call for Papers 2015 Program.

Deadline tomorrow, May 23: ClassCrits 2014 Call for Papers

Here: ClassCrits2014Call

Call for Papers: SALT Teaching Conference, Oct. 10-11, 2014

Call here: Society of American Law Teachers (SALT) Teaching Conference | William S. Boyd School of Law.  Deadline for proposals June 20, 2014.

Call-for-Papers and Conference: “Crises and the distribution”

Call-for-Papers and Conference: “Crises and the distribution” which will be held in Berlin on September 29th and 30th, 2014.  The deadline for submissions is July 4, 2014.

Call for Poverty Book Manuscripts (framed as the CROP International Studies in Poverty Prize 2014)

Zed Books in connection with CROP has a call for submissions of book manuscripts related to poverty, with a deadline of Aug. 31, 2014.  (They want manuscripts to be in the 80,000-100,000 word range.)  Their list of prior books can be found here and includes notably Lucy Williams’ International Poverty Law – An Emerging Discourse (2011).

Call-for-Papers and Conference: Child poverty, youth (un)employment and social inclusion

Call for Papers and Conference: “Child poverty, youth (un)employment and social inclusion,” Nov. 19-21, 2014, Athens, Greece.  Organized by CROP, the Institute of Labour, and Democritus University of Thrace.  Deadline for Submission of Abstracts, May 30, 2014.

Call-for-Papers, AALS Poverty Law Section: “Working But Poor: Understanding and Confronting the Working Poor Phenomenon”

The AALS Section on Poverty Law will sponsor a session at the 2015 AALS Annual Meeting. The title of the program is Working But Poor: Understanding and Confronting the Working Poor Phenomenon. In collaboration with the Loyola Journal of Public Interest Law, the Section seeks papers for publication and presentation.  The deadline for submissions is August 8, 2014. See this link for additional information: AALS Poverty Section Call for Papers 2015 Program.

Call-for-papers: Children in America’s Poorest Neighborhoods—AALS 2015—Washington, DC

From the legalscholarshipblog.com:

The AALS Section on Children and the Law announces a Call for Papers for its program during the AALS 2015 Annual Meeting: Dead Upon Birth: The Inter-Generational Cycle of Thwarted Lives in America’s Poorest Neighborhoods. The submission deadline is Aug. 15, 2014. See 2015 AALS call for papers Dead Upon Birth. The annual meeting is Jan. 2-5, 2015, in Washington, DC.

“The D.U.B.” is a nickname southside Chicago residents have given a neighborhood exemplifying a tragic reality in many of this country’s urban and rural areas: Children are born into struggling families in deeply dysfunctional neighborhoods and have little chance for full and flourishing lives. In some parts of America, a boy born today is more likely to end up in prison than college and a girl is more likely to become drug addicted than married. . .