2015/16

Semester 2, 2015-16


ILCR/CMEMLL Reading Group

‘Interpreting Literature, Law, and Constitution’ (iv)

Anthony Lang on China Mieville

Tuesday 16 February, 1.00 – 2.00 pm
Old Seminar Room, 71 South Street, School of History


ILCR/CMEMLL Reading Group

‘Interpreting Literature, Law, and Constitution’ (v)

Knud Haakonssen on Adam Smith and Natural Law

Tuesday 8 March, 1.00 – 2.00 pm
Old Seminar Room, 71 South Street, School of History


CMEMLL Postgraduate and Early Career Masterclass

Todd Butler (Washington State)

Monday 28 March, 4.00 pm
Lawson Lecture Room, Kennedy Hall, School of English


CMEMLL Research Lecture

Todd Butler (Washington State)

Tuesday 29 March, 5.15 pm
Lawson Lecture Room, Kennedy Hall, School of English


CMEMLL Conference

Dare to Tell: Silence and Saying in Ben Jonson

Friday 1 – Sunday 3 April
Kennedy Hall, School of English


 ILCR/CMEMLL Annual Academic Lecture

Gadi Algazi (Tel Aviv) and Steve White (Emory)

‘Doing Law and Literature’

Monday 18 April, 5.15 pm
Parliament Hall


ILCR/CMEMLL Reading Group

‘Interpreting Literature, Law, and Constitution’ (vi)

Lorna Hutson and John Hudson: Conclusions

Tuesday 19 April, 1.00 – 2.00 pm
Old Seminar Room, 71 South Street, School of History


CMEMLL Conference

Gender & Transgression in the Middle Ages

Tuesday 26 – Thursday 28 April
St John’s House, 71 South St, School of History


ILCR/CMEMLL Academic Roundtable

‘Drama and Law’

Thursday 5 May, time t.b.c
Venue t.b.c.

Participants: Lorna Hutson (St Andrews), Quentin Skinner (QMUL), & Andrew Zurcher (Cambridge)


Semester 1, 2015-16


CMEMLL/SAIMS Research Seminar

Sara Menzinger (Università degli Studi Roma Tre)

‘Dante, the Bible and the Law: On the Trail of Uzzah in Medieval Legal-Theological Thought’

Monday 28 September, 5.15 pm
Old Seminar Room, 71 South Street, School of History

Organised jointly with the St Andrews Institute of Mediaeval Studies (SAIMS)


CMEMLL Research Reading Group

Sara Menzinger (Università degli Studi Roma Tre)

‘Property and Citizenship in Medieval Legal Debate’

Tuesday 29 September, 1.00 – 2.00 pm
Old Seminar Room, 71 South Street, School of History


ILCR/CMEMLL Reading Group

‘Interpreting Literature, Law, and Constitution’ (i): Introductory Meeting

Reading: Christopher N. Warren, Literature and the Law of Nations, 1580-1680 (Oxford, 2015). Chapter 1, “The Stakes of International Law and Literature”

Tuesday 6 October, 1.00 – 2.00 pm
Old Seminar Room, 71 South Street, School of History


ILCR/CMEMLL Reading Group

‘Interpreting Literature, Law, and Constitution’ (ii)

Reading: Christopher N. Warren, Literature and the Law of Nations, 1580-1680 (Oxford, 2015). Chapter 5, “From Imperial History to International Law”

Tuesday 17 November, 1.00 – 2.00 pm
Old Seminar Room, 71 South Street, School of History


ILCR/CMEMLL Reading Group

‘Interpreting Literature, Law, and Constitution’ (iii)

Reading: Christopher N. Warren, Literature and the Law of Nations, 1580-1680 (Oxford, 2015). Chapter 6, “From Biblical Tragedy to Human Rights”

Tuesday 15 December, 1.00 – 2.00 pm
Old Seminar Room, 71 South Street, School of History

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