Weekend Scholarship Roundup

On January 7-8, 2021, the Legal History Blog hosted an online conference entitled "Paper Empires: Layers of law in colonial South Asia and the Indian Ocean." Among others, Fahad Bishara (University of Virginia) presented his paper entitled "The Sailing Scribes: Legal Thinking and Praxis Across the Twentieth-Century Indian Ocean." In "The Majelis Ulama Indonesia and … Continue reading Weekend Scholarship Roundup

Online Conference: Paper Empires: Layers of law in colonial South Asia and the Indian Ocean, January 7-8, 2021, Legal History Blog

From the Legal History Blog: [We share the following announcement for a virtual conference happening on 7-8 Jan. 2021. To register, e-mail Nandini Chatterjee: n.chatterjee@exeter.ac.uk] The Forms of Law Project, in collaboration with the Colonialism Inside Out Project and hosted by the University of Exeter’s Centre for Imperial and Global History, will be holding the online conference ‘Paper Empires: Layers … Continue reading Online Conference: Paper Empires: Layers of law in colonial South Asia and the Indian Ocean, January 7-8, 2021, Legal History Blog