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Newsletter: January 2018

Newsletter: January 2018

CALL FOR ASSISTANT/COPY EDITORS: JOURNAL OF INTERNAL DISPLACEMENT The Journal of Internal Displacement is in search of two Assistant/Copy Editors to join our international editorial team as we shape and expand the Journal’s outreach. The Assistant/Copy Editors would be responsible for assisting in the development of editorial content, editing, and proofreading manuscripts, articles and reviews accepted by the Journal. Assistant/Copy Editors may also be asked to take on additional projects such as drafting and disseminating calls for papers, PR, and general correspondence…

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Newsletter: December 2017

Newsletter: December 2017

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS/PAPERS: INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE The Persistent Reality of Forced Migration It appears trite to proclaim the relevance of forced migration. It is, without doubt, a defining aspect of our time, with its impacts felt acutely across the globe. Indeed, the current scale of forced migration is without precedent. Those who are compelled to leave their homes often undertake dangerous journeys in the hope of reaching relative safety, yet are too often received with suspicion, hostility and exclusion. While the…

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Newsletter: November 2017

Newsletter: November 2017

CALL FOR CHAPTER PROPOSALS Deadly Voyages Migrants the world over have been compelled to make deadly voyages to escape harsh conditions in pursuit of a better life. Whether it is a fatal journey made by “Boat People” to Australia; migrants desperately crossing the Mediterranean; Syrian refugees converging at the frontiers of Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq and Egypt; or unaccompanied minors from “Northern Triangle” nations trekking thousands of miles to enter the United States via Mexico; their vulnerability is certain. Many…

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Newsletter: October 2017

Newsletter: October 2017

CALL FOR CHAIRS AND DISCUSSANTS Law and Society 2018 Toronto In the next week or two, CRN 11 will organize sessions for abstracts submitted on displaced people. If you would like to be a chair or discussant for CRN 11 sessions at the Law and Society Conference in Toronto, 7-10 June, kindly email and . Chair and Discussant roles will be allocated on a first come first serve basis. Law and Society CRN 11 (Displaced Peoples): Journal of Internal Displacement…

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CALL FOR CHAPTER PROPOSALS: DEADLY VOYAGES

CALL FOR CHAPTER PROPOSALS: DEADLY VOYAGES

Deadly Voyages Submission Deadline: 30 November 2017 Migrants the world over have been compelled to make deadly voyages to escape harsh conditions in pursuit of a better life. Whether it is fatal journey made by “Boat People” to Australia; migrants desperately crossing the Mediterranean; Syrian refugees converging at the frontiers of Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq and Egypt; or unaccompanied minors from “Northern Triangle” nations trekking thousands of miles on to enter the United States via Mexico; their vulnerability is certain….

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CALL FOR PAPERS: 2018 SNX

CALL FOR PAPERS: 2018 SNX

2018 SNX (South-North Exchange Conference) From Extraction to Emancipation: Development Reimagined Antigua, Guatemala May 18-19, 2018 Submission Deadline: 30 November 2017 In July 2015, a delegation of law professors and lawyers from the United States and Canada traveled to Guatemala to study sustainable development. That study inspired the group to produce an edited volume, to be published in early 2018 by the ABA Section of International Law, that considers Guatemala as a case study to examine broad global themes arising…

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Newsletter: September 2017

Newsletter: September 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS Law and Society 2018 Toronto – CRN 11: Invitation to Submit a Paper As you may know, the Law and Society Annual Meeting 2018 in Toronto has been announced. CRN 11 invites you to submit a paper(s) to be considered for a panel, salon, or round-table presentation. The LSA 2018 deadline for abstract submission is 18 October 2017. In order to put together a panel, salon or round-table presentation on Displaced Peoples, please submit a working title…

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LSA 2018 Toronto – CRN-11 Invitation to Submit a Paper

LSA 2018 Toronto – CRN-11 Invitation to Submit a Paper

CRN 11 – Invitation to Join a Panel, Round Table or Salon As you may know, the Law and Society Annual Meeting 2018 in Toronto is out. CRN 11 invite you to submit a paper(s) to be considered for a panel, salon, or round-table presentation. LSA 2018 deadline for abstract submission is 18 October 2017. In order to put together a Panel, Salon or Round-Table Presentation on Displaced Peoples, please submit a working title and a brief abstract by COB…

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Call for Proposals – LSA/CLSA 2018 meeting in Toronto

Call for Proposals – LSA/CLSA 2018 meeting in Toronto

June 7 – 10, 2018 in Toronto, Canada LAW AT THE CROSSROADS: LE DROIT A LA CROISÉE DES CHEMINS For thousands of years the place where the City of Toronto is located has been a crossroad where many peoples have met and had fruitful exchanges. According to some Indigenous knowledge keepers, the word “Toronto” comes from the Wendat term for a fishing weir constructed of sticks standing in the water. Lake and river fishing has been an important activity for…

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Newsletter: August 2017

Newsletter: August 2017

CALL FOR PAPERS Law and Society CRN 11 (Displaced Peoples): Journal of Internal Displacement Special Issue Guest Editors Megan J. Ballard, Professor of Law, Gonzaga University Ben Hudson, Lecturer in Law, University of Lincoln The Journal of Internal Displacement is calling for papers to be published in its Law and Society’s Collaborative Research Network (CRN 11 – Displaced Peoples) Special Issue in January 2018. Papers must be submitted no later than by 31 October 2017. Click here for more information….

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