Call for Papers: The Dark Sides of the Law in Common Law Countries – Paris, FR



Event Date: 

06/15/17 to 06/17/17

Location name: 

Paris, France


The law and humanities research center at Panthéon-AssasUniversity

The Dark Sides of the Law in Common Law Countries

International and Interdisciplinary Conference, Paris (France), June 15-17, 2017

The Panthéon-Assas University “Law and Humanities” research centre (a part of CERSA) is pleased to announce its first international conference to be held in Paris (France) on June 15-17, 2017. As an interdisciplinary group working on the connections between law and politics, economics, and literature, we are seeking papers exploring the dark sides of the law from a wide range of perspectiv

For this interdisciplinary conference, we welcome proposals or contributions from scholars and academics as well as PhD students addressing any issues on darkness in relation to the law in common law countries. Papers may examine the interdisciplinary relationship between Law and any of the fields mentioned above, but also others such as economics, sociology etc.

The language of the conference will be mainly English, but papers may be given in French.

Potential speakers are invited to submit a title and an abstract of 300 words along with a brief bio-bibliography to the organising committee

Deadline of submissions is December 15, 2016.

Selected speakers will be notified by February 4, 2017.

es in the United Kingdom, the United States and Commonwealth countries.