Events and Calls for Papers

Constitutions in the Crosshairs: Europe in 2018 – William and Mary Law School

By on 9th January 2018

Event organized by Prof. Christie Warren, supporter of the ConstPol WG and head of the Center for Comparative Legal Studies and Post-Conflict Peace-building January 25, 2018 — 3:30pm – 6pm “Europe, as a distinct political and economic body as well as a collection of separate states, is facing constitutional challenges from within and without. Brexit, […]

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Workshops

Is There Such a Thing as Populist Constitutionalism?

By on 7th November 2017

Full program: Workshop_programme_20_November_2017. Registration here. This workshop will examine recent deviation from the shared values of liberal constitutionalism towards a kind of ‘populist, illiberal constitutionalism’. The participants will explore the relationship between populism and popular sovereignty, populist leaders’ constitutional projects, and the use of legalism for their, often autocratic, agendas. Particular attention will be paid […]

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Lectures and Book Launches

Book launch: David Kosař, Perils of Judicial Self-Government in Transitional Societies

By on 21st October 2017

Constitutionalism and Politics Working Group has the pleasure to invite you to the book launch Perils of Judicial Self-Government in Transitional Societies (Cambridge University Press 2017) by David Kosař, Masarykova Univerzita v Brně, Czech Republic Thursday, 26 October 2017 – at 3:15pm, Sala del Consiglio, Villa Salviati Chair: Prof. Gábor Halmai (EUI) and Discussant: Dr Anna Wallerman (Max Weber Fellow, EUI) […]

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Events and Calls for Papers

Call for Panels and Papers Identity, Security, Democracy: Challenges for Public Law

By on 12th October 2017

ICON-S 2018 Annual Conference Hong Kong, June 25-27, 2018 The International Society of Public Law (ICON-S) is pleased to announce that its 2018 Annual Conference will be held in Hong Kong on June 25-27, 2018, under the auspices of the University of Hong Kong’s Faculty of Law and its Centre for Comparative and Public Law […]

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