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American Society for Legal History Conference Session: “Court Cases in the Making of African Legal History,” November 6, 2021 @ 4:15 – 5:45 pm

November 6, 2021 @ 4:15 pm - 5:45 pm

4:15 PM – 5:45 PM

Court Cases in the Making of African Legal History (Melpomene)

Chair: Mariana Candido, University of Notre Dame (mcandido@nd.edu), Commentator: Beatriz Mamigonian, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (bgmamigo.ufsc@gmail.com)

Mariana Dias Paes, Max-Planck Institute for European Legal History (mdiaspaes@gmail.com) Judicial Land Disputes and the History of Land Dispossession in Angola (1880-1920)

Fernanda Thomaz, Universidade Federal de Juiz de Fora (fefathomaz@yahoo.com.br) Histories Told by “Milandos”: Colonial Judicial Records in Mozambique (1900-1940)

José Silva Évora, Arquivo Nacional de Cabo Verde (jose.silvaevora@hotmail.com) Court Cases and the Making of Cape Verde Legal History

Bruno Kambundo, Instituto Superior de Ciências da Educação de Luanda (brunojuliokam@hotmail.com)
Court Cases and the Legal History of Political Persecution in Twentieth Century Angola

Note from the organizers: We are very excited about the upcoming program our program committee has developed, and wanted to make sure a working link to the conference schedule reached your inbox. So please, take a moment to look at the terrific panels and other events on tap this year at the 2021 ASLH annual conference. Additionally, we know the course of the COVID-19 pandemic can change rapidly. New Orleans policies are detailed here. The Society is committed to updating the 2021 ASLH annual conference webpage as such information comes to us. We invite you to check back often for additional updates.


November 6, 2021
4:15 pm - 5:45 pm
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