Monday, October 15, 2007

Young Scholars Call for Papers

Apropos for readers of this blog, so I thought I'd pass it along:

THE YALE JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW ANNOUNCES ITS SIXTH ANNUAL YOUNG SCHOLARS'
CONFERENCE

CALL FOR PAPERS FROM JD STUDENTS
Deadline: December 10, 2007

The Yale Journal of International Law (YJIL) is accepting submissions for its Young Scholars' Conference, which will take place on March 1, 2008. The Conference aims to encourage scholarship in international law among current J.D. students by giving them an opportunity to
present a paper and receive feedback from distinguished professors in the field. The Conference will include panel presentations of student scholarship, a roundtable discussion on careers in legal academia, a keynote address, and a closing dinner. Two of the papers presented at
the Conference will be selected for publication in YJIL. Support for the Conference has been provided by the Oscar M. Ruebhausen '37 Fund.

YJIL will accept papers of no more than 15,000 words (including footnotes) on topics in international law from current J.D. students. Papers that have previously been published will not be considered. Presenters must be able to travel to New Haven, CT, for a full day of events on March 1, 2008. YJIL will provide presenting students with accommodations and cover up to $200 of their conference-related travel expenses.

Submissions, accompanied by author's c.v., should be sent to yjil.conference@yale.edu .

1 Comments:

Anonymous Phyllis Maloney Johnson, Managing Editor, Yale Journal of International Law said...

Conference update: In response to a high level of interest among graduate students, the Yale Journal of International Law is now accepting papers from students at all levels (including LLMs and JSDs) for its Young Scholars' Conference. Please email yjil.conference@yale.edu with any questions you might have about the submissions process. Thanks to First Movers for posting the announcement!

10/17/2007 5:51 PM  

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