Thursday, August 18, 2011
The title of the conference is: Empirical and Lyrical: Revisiting the Contracts Scholarship of Stewart Macaulay. A website with details about the conference, including a draft program and a brief description of paper topics, has been established at http://law.wisc.edu/ils/2011contractsconf/homepage.html. Sixteen papers will be presented at the conference, by the following scholars: David Campbell, Robert W. Gordon, Ethan Leib, Brian Bix, Jay Feinman, Gillian Hadfield, Claire Hill, Charles Knapp, Deborah Post, Edward Rubin, Carol Sanger, Robert Scott, D. Gordon Smith, Josh Whitford and Li-Wen Lin, John Wightman and William Woodward. The conference will conclude with a banquet on Saturday, October 22, at which Stewart Macaulay will give a talk. The conference papers will later be published as a book.
All faculty and academic staff at any university are welcome to attend. There is no conference fee. Pre-registration is required for the conference and for the conference banquet. For more information, including housing information, see the website linked above. Questions about registration, housing, etc., should be directed to Pam Hollenhorst, Conference Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Other questions about the conference should be directed to Bill Whitford, at email@example.com.
Jean Braucher, University of Arizona Law College
John Kidwell, Wisconsin Law School
Bill Whitford, Wisconsin Law School