Boletim de Oportunidades Acadêmicas
NOVOComparative Constitutional Law and Administrative Law Quarterly
The editors of the Comparative Constitutional Law and Administrative Law Quarterly (CALQ) (National Law University, Jodhpur) invite submissions for vol. 3, no. 3. The deadline for submissions is May 10, 2017.
NOVOInternational Journal for the Semiotics of Law
The International Journal for the Semiotics of Law invites papers for a forthcoming special issue, Representations of Law, Justice and the Subject in Engrenages.
The special issue will be devoted to exploring legal themes, representations, and images in the French television series Engrenages (known to English speaking audiences as ‘Spiral’).
We therefore invite proposals for papers exploring themes including (but not necessarily limited to):
Portrayal of the relationships between branches of the justice system in Engrenages and/or how these are symbolized by relationships between the characters;
Portrayals of norm-transgression (which might include crime, corruption, and/or non-legal transgressions—e.g. of roles, or norms of expected behaviour);
Portrayals of violence;
Imagery/discourses of the human body (living and/or dead);
Interpretations of gender and/or sexuality;
Representations of ethnicity, race, and/or migrants;
Representations of sex work/sex workers.
Deadline: June 30, 2017.
Forced Migration Review – “Latin America and the Caribbean”
Forced Migration Review (FMR) is the most widely read publication on forced migration – available in English, French, Spanish and Arabic, and free of charge in print and online. It is published by the Refugee Studies Centre in the Oxford Department of International Development, University of Oxford. Through FMR, authors from around the world analyse the causes and impacts of displacement; debate policies and programmes; share research findings; reflect the lived experience of displacement; and present examples of good practice and recommendations for policy and action.
FMR invites submissions for its issue on “Latin America and the Caribbean”, due out in October 2017. The submission deadline is June 5, 2017.