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Call for Papers: 2020 Australia and New Zealand Law and History Society Conference

The 39th conference of the Australian and New Zealand Law and History Society will take place in Auckland, 9–12 December 2020. The theme for this year’s conference is “One Empire, Many Colonies, Similar or Different Histories?”. Abstracts are due 15 July. More details can be found in the call for papers here or on the Society’s website here.

Stay in touch!

The ILCR and its associated project ‘Civil Law, Common Law, Customary Law: Consonance, Divergence and Transformation in Western Europe from the Late Eleventh to the Thirteenth Centuries’ (CLCLCL) ( are stepping up its social media and online presence these days.

The CLCLCL team posts daily legal definitions from their online encyclopedia in both word and video form. You can view them all on the website here: or follow the twitter account: to ensure you get your daily dose of legal history. There will also be Research Enquiries posted every Monday and Friday with the hashtag #CLCLCLQs. These address a range of fun and thought-provoking questions about legal history. We look forward to seeing your contributions!

On the ILCR Twitter account (, @ILCRSTA) we’ll be reposting some of our old seminars for you to watch. Of course, all these are also on our website at and for you to view at any time.