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Annual Feminist Legal Theory Conference

The Sixth Annual Feminist Legal Theory Conference: Applied Feminism and Families

Thursday, March 7, 2013 (Workshop Session)

4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Friday, March 8, 2013 (Full-day Conference)

8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

 

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Join the University of Baltimore School of Law, the University of Baltimore Law Review,  and the Center on Applied Feminism for The Sixth Annual Feminist Legal Theory Conference! This year's conference will attempt to address these and other questions from the perspectives of activists, practitioners and scholars. The conference will provide an opportunity for participants and audience members to exchange ideas about the current state of feminist legal theories. Conference organizers say they hope to deepen the understanding of how feminist legal theory relates to families and to move new insights into practice. In addition, the conference is designed to provide presenters with the opportunity to gain feedback on their papers.

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota will serve as the event's keynote speaker. The first woman elected to represent the State of Minnesota in the Senate in 2006 and a strong advocate for middle-class families on a range of critical issues including economic growth, job creation and fiscal responsibility and accountability in government. Sen. Klobuchar will speak on Friday, March 8 beginning at 2 p.m. in the Venable Baetjer Howard Moot Court Room in the School of Law.

The workshop session on Thursday, March 7 has reached capacity and registration is now closed. If you are interested in attending the full-day conference on Friday, March 8, registration is available at the door. Registrants for both the workshop and full-day conference will be automatically registered for the keynote presentation on Friday, March 8 at 2 p.m. There is no charge to attend the conference.

Information on parking at the University of Baltimore is available on the University's parking page.

Learn more about the University of Baltimore School of Law’s Center on Applied Feminism.