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2240 Piedmont Ave
Berkeley, CA 94720-2150 United States
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February 2022

JSP Forum: Isabella Mariani, “Utilitarianism and Migration”

Wednesday, February 2, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Philip Selznick Seminar Room, 2240 Piedmont Ave
Berkeley, CA 94720-2150 United States

JSP Forum is a workshop series in which students in the Jurisprudence and Social Policy PhD program present works in progress. All are invited and welcome to attend. Registration is not required, but it is greatly appreciated so that we can plan accordingly. On Wednesday, February 2, Isabella Mariani will present a draft handbook chapter, “Utilitarianism and Migration,” with faculty discussant David Lieberman and student discussant Cherí Kruse commenting.  Register here. Download the paper (available after January 19) here. Zoom link…

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CSLS Visiting Scholars Speaker Series

Friday, February 18, 2022 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Philip Selznick Seminar Room, 2240 Piedmont Ave
Berkeley, CA 94720-2150 United States
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A series of talks by Center for the Study of Law & Society Visiting Scholars 3:30-5:00 p.m. in the Selznick Seminar Room, 2240 Piedmont Ave. Masks are required (click for more information).   Moderated by Catherine Albiston   Email CSLS Executive Director, Pamela Erickson to RSVP at pamelaerickson@berkeley.edu   Friday, February 18   Marie Manikis, Associate Professor and William Dawson Scholar Faculty of Law, McGill University, Montreal, Canada "Recognizing State Accountability in Criminal Justice: A Communicative and Relational Framework" **…

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March 2022

JSP Forum: Joel Sati, “Without Rights, What Are Firewalls?”

Friday, March 4, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Philip Selznick Seminar Room, 2240 Piedmont Ave
Berkeley, CA 94720-2150 United States

JSP Forum is a workshop series in which students in the Jurisprudence and Social Policy PhD program present works in progress. All are invited and welcome to attend. Registration is not required, but it is greatly appreciated so that we can plan accordingly. On Friday, March 4, Joel Sati will present a draft paper, “Without Rights, What Are Firewalls?,” with faculty discussant Sarah Song and student discussant Isabella Mariani commenting.  Register here. Download the paper here (available after February 18).…

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JSP Forum: Renata Barreto, “Operationalizing SESTA FOSTA through Machine Learning Models in Social Media”

Thursday, March 17, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Philip Selznick Seminar Room, 2240 Piedmont Ave
Berkeley, CA 94720-2150 United States

JSP Forum is a workshop series in which students in the Jurisprudence and Social Policy PhD program present works in progress. All are invited and welcome to attend. Registration is not required, but it is greatly appreciated so that we can plan accordingly. On Thursday, March 17, Renata Barreto will present a draft article, “Operationalizing SESTA FOSTA through Machine Learning Models in Social Media,” with faculty discussant Calvin Morrill and student discussant Dvir Yogev commenting. Register here. Download the paper…

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CSLS Visiting Scholars Speaker Series

Friday, March 18, 2022 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Philip Selznick Seminar Room, 2240 Piedmont Ave
Berkeley, CA 94720-2150 United States
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3:30-5:00 p.m. via Zoom Webinar and in-person in the Selznick Seminar Room, 2240 Piedmont Ave. Masks are requested (click for more information). Zoom Webinar ID: 960 5412 1382   Moderated by Catherine Albiston   Friday, March 18             BRAD ROTH Professor of Political Science and Law, Wayne State University, Michigan “The Moral Role of Positive Law in a Pluralist International Legal Order” I seek to sketch out a “moral reading” of the United Nations Charter-based international system, grounded in the…

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April 2022

JSP Gateway Conference 2022

Friday, April 1, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Philip Selznick Seminar Room, 2240 Piedmont Ave
Berkeley, CA 94720-2150 United States
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The Law & Society Graduate Association presents the 2022 JSP Gateway Conference. Please join us on Friday, April 1, for a discussion of works by first- and second-year PhD students in Jurisprudence and Social Policy. The conference sessions will be presented in hybrid format in the Selznick Seminar Room and on Zoom. The schedule for the day will be as follows: 12:00-1:00pm Boxed lunch (Steinhart Courtyard) 1:10-3:00pm   Session 1        Opening Remarks, Calvin Morrill        Dorna…

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JSP Forum: Amin Ebrahimi Afrouzi, “Sex as a Pederastic Failure”

Thursday, April 7, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Philip Selznick Seminar Room, 2240 Piedmont Ave
Berkeley, CA 94720-2150 United States

JSP Forum is a workshop series in which students in the Jurisprudence and Social Policy PhD program present works in progress. All are invited and welcome to attend. Registration is not required, but it is greatly appreciated so that we can plan accordingly. On Thursday, April 7, Amin Ebrahimi Afrouzi will present a draft paper, “Sex as Pederastic Failure,” with faculty discussant Kathy Abrams and student discussant Anna Zaret commenting. Register here. Download the paper here (available after March 24).…

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JSP Forum: Haley Anderson, “Impossible Commands”

Tuesday, April 26, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Philip Selznick Seminar Room, 2240 Piedmont Ave
Berkeley, CA 94720-2150 United States

JSP Forum is a workshop series in which students in the Jurisprudence and Social Policy PhD program present works in progress. All are invited and welcome to attend. Registration is not required, but it is greatly appreciated so that we can plan accordingly. On Tuesday, April 26, Haley Anderson will present a draft paper, “Impossible Commands: Hobbes and Spinoza on Rights and Resistance,” with faculty discussant David Grewal and student discussant Jorge Cortes-Monroy commenting. Register here. Download the paper here…

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May 2022

JSP Forum: Alex Mabanta, “Race and Law”

Wednesday, May 4, 2022 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Philip Selznick Seminar Room, 2240 Piedmont Ave
Berkeley, CA 94720-2150 United States

JSP Forum is a workshop series in which students in the Jurisprudence and Social Policy PhD program present works in progress. All are invited and welcome to attend. Registration is not required, but it is greatly appreciated so that we can plan accordingly. On Wednesday, May 4, Alex Mabanta will present a draft reading and composition course syllabus, “Race and Law,” with faculty discussant Osagie Obasogie and student discussant Bonnie Cherry commenting. Register here. Download the draft syllabus here (available…

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