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Vanderbilt Legal History Colloquium

Vanderbilt Legal History Colloquium 2017-2018

The Vanderbilt Legal History Colloquium series is sponsored by the Vanderbilt College of Arts and Science and directed by Professor Sarah Igo.  Discussions are based on pre-circulated papers.  To request an electronic copy or to sign up for the announcement list, please contact Christen Harper.

September 18
Barbara Welke (University of Minnesota)
"Finding Their Way to the Law”
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Buttrick 123

October 9
Juandrea Bates (Winona State University)
"'Privileges Reserved for a True Family:' Legal Constructions of Family and the
Restriction of Citizenship Rights in the Early Argentine Republic" 
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Buttrick 123

November 6
Indira Gesink (Baldwin Wallace University)
"The Complex Sex: Intersexuality in Pre-modern Islamic Legal Texts"
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Buttrick 123

November 13
Donald Davis (University of Texas at Austin)
"The Evolution of the Legal Subject in Classical Hindu Law"
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Buttrick 123

January 29
Paul Halliday (University of Virginia)
"Building an Empire of Supreme Courts"
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Buttrick 123

February 12
Susannah Burghartz (University of Basel)
"Protestant Veiling and Politics in Early Modern Europe"
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Buttrick 123

March 12
Adam Goodman ( University of Illinois at Chicago )
"Fighting the Deportation Machine: Immigrant Activism in the Streets and in the Courts, 1970-1985"
12:00 - 2:00 pm, Buttrick 123

March 19
Pascal Pichonnaz (Université de Fribourg)
"Limitation of Recoverable Losses: From Damages Circa Rem to Foreseeability of Damages: Some Aspects of an Evolution."
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Buttrick 123

April 9
Sam Erman (University of Southern California, Gould School of Law)
"The Reconstruction Constitution in the Age of Empire"
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Buttrick 123

 

 Past Events:

Vanderbilt Legal History Colloquium 2016-2017.

Vanderbilt Legal History Colloquium 2016-2017