Call for papers

Call for papers: Blasphemy and Violence. Interdependencies since 1760 Ghent, 5-6 March 2020 (deadline abstracts: 1 August 2019)

Liberas (Ghent, Belgium) in conjunction with the School of History, Religion and Philosophy at Oxford Brookes University (Oxford, United Kingdom) and the Leibniz Institute of European History (Mainz, Germany) announce a Call for Papers for a conference and subsequent edited volume on the subject of blasphemy and violence since 1760.

Identity, Citizenship and Legal History - XXVth Annual Forum of Young Legal Historians. Brussels, 5-8 June 2019

Historically, the concept of citizenship encompassed three distinct, yet interconnected dimensions. The first and foremost dimension was of a legal nature: citizenship was a legal status which allowed one to act freely in accordance with the law and, when necessary, to claim its protection.