October 13-14: A Symposium on Women’s Legal History: A Global Perspective

The Institute for Law and the Humanities
at IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law
and the
Chicago-Kent Law Review

A Symposium on Women’s Legal History:
A Global Perspective

Thursday – Friday, October 13 – 14, 2011
Keynote: Thursday, October 13, 5 p.m.

Sarah Barringer Gordon
University of Pennsylvania Law School
“Holy War: Women, Courts and Religion in the 1980s”

Panels: Friday, October 14, 8:45 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Speakers include:

Barbara Babcock
Stanford University

Lloyd Bonfield
New York Law School

Tracey Jean Boisseau
University of Akron

Lily Chang
Magdalene College,
University of Cambridge

Benedetta Faedi Duramy
Golden Gate University
School of Law

Susan Hinely
SUNY – Stony Brook

Adetoun Ilumoka
University of Western Ontario

Gwen Jordon
University of Illinois – Springfield

Mary Jane Mossman
Osgoode Hall Law School, York University

Margaret Powers
Illinois Institute of Technology

Carla Spivak
Oklahoma City University
School of Law

Kara Swanson
Northeastern University

Karen Tani
University of Berkeley

Tracy A. Thomas
University of Akron

Deleso Alford Washington
Florida A&M University

Mary Ziegler
St. Louis University