IVR-Prize 2022 Young Scholars, not over 35 years of age or who are doctoral candidates or have obtained a doctoral degree within the past three years, are cordially invited to write a paper to be presented at the next world congress of the IVR in Bucharest (Romania) and published in the Archiv für Rechts- und […]

Isonomía – Revista de Teoría y Filosofía del Derecho is dedicating a special issue to the ethical thought of Hans Jonas and his seminal concern with climate change. Isonomía invites submissions that engage the ethical, philosophical, and legal responsibilities and challenges stemming from climate change in the context of Hans Jonas’ famous “principle of responsibility” […]

PluriCourts at the University of Oslo is organising a workshop June 20-21, 2022 to bring together scholars of philosophy, legal theory, and political theory who study regional and international courts and tribunals (ICs), and in particular issues surrounding legitimacy and adjudication. Please see the webpage of PluriCourts for further details on this workshop.

The theme of the 17th ASOFIDES congress is Teorías de la justicia vs teorías de la argumentación: complementarias o divergentes. This will be held via zoom 11, 12 and 13 October 2021. For more information please see the announcement in Andrés Botero’s website.

Scholars who are unable to attend in person the conference Rule of Law beyond the Nation-State: International, Supranational, Transitional Contexts, to be held in Belgrade, 10–11 September, will be able to follow the proceedings online. Please see the information booklet on the conference for links to the conference.

9-10 September 2021 A 24-hour virtual workshop for a non-travelling global audience. Organised by: Institute for Interdisciplinary Legal Studies – lucernaiuris, University of Lucerne Centre for Law, Arts and the Humanities, The Australian National University Institute of the Humanities and Global Cultures, University of Virginia Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research, University of Witwatersrand […]

Call for paper Young scholars are invited to submit abstracts for selection for participation in a workshop on Hans Kelsen and the Pure Theory of Law, to be held 19–20 April 2022, at Maria Lindenberg in the Black Forest (near Freiburg im/B), Germany. Deadline for submission is 30 November 2021. For more details see the […]

The Institute for Interdisciplinary Legal Studies at the University of Lucerne invites applications for our Visiting Fellows Programme 2022. The fellowship programme is set up to support junior scholars (PhD students and postdocs) who wish to undertake a short-term research stay at the institute. The scheme is open to all working broadly on interdisciplinary topics […]

Professor Kamil Zeidler of the University of Gdansk (Poland) wishes to make an announcement of the call-for-papers for the anthology Aesthetics of Law in External Frame: From Methodology to Manifestations and the special issue on “Aesthetic of law” in International Journal for the Semiotics of Law. For further details please follow the links above.

by Juan Pablo Alonso, Buenos Aires University, IVR Executive Committee member Eugenio Bulygin was born on the 25th of July 1931 in Jarkov, the second most important city in what is today Ukrainian territory. Born into a college educated family well-versed in literature and science, his childhood was defined by the difficulties of World War […]