Saturday, December 9, 2017

Weekend Roundup

  • And on Friday, January 26, 2018, from 12:00pm to 1:00pm, Gerard Magliocca, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, will speak on his new book, The Heart of the Constitution: How the Bill of Rights Became the Bill of Rights, in the William G. McGowan Theater, of the National Archives in Washington, DC. 
  • Samuel Moyn, Yale Law School, will deliver the 2018 Annual Nicolai Rubinstein Lecture in Intellectual History and the History of Political Thought at Queen Mary University of London on February 8, 2018.  His topic will be “Judith Shklar’s Critique of Cold War Liberalism.”
  • O Mar no Direito Romano: the latest conference from Teoria e História do Direito, Centro de Investigação da ULisboa.
  • One week away: the deadline for Newberry Library short-term fellowships is Dec.15, 2018. Details here.
Weekend Roundup is a weekly feature compiled by all the Legal History bloggers.


R. B. said...

That is James F. Simon, not John. He is Dean emeritus at New York Law School. His new book on Eisenhower and Earl Warren is the latest volume in his series of studies of Presidents and Chief Justices; previous books examined Jefferson and Marshall, Lincoln and Taney, and FDR and Hughes.

R. B. Bernstein, CCNY and New York Law School

Dan Ernst said...

Thanks, Richard, for catching my (now corrected) mistake, which I especially regret because I like Dean Simon's work (especially his joint biography of FDR and Charles Evans Hughes) very much. DRE