OSGOODE SOCIETY LEGAL HISTORY WORKSHOP – WINTER TERM 2017
All sessions in Flavelle 219 (formerly Faculty Lounge) except those of February 8 and 22nd.
All sessions start at 6.30 p.m
Wednesday January 11 – Dennis Molinaro, Trent University: “The Official Secret.”
Wednesday January 25 – Anna Jarvis, York University: “Colonial criminal justice and the Mi'kmaq: the case of Tom Williams, Prince Edward Island, 1839”.
Wednesday February 8 – Bill Wylie, Independent Scholar: “The “Majestic Equality” of the Law: Diverging Views on the Reform of the Civil Law and Courts in Upper Canada, 1841-1857.”
Wednesday, February 22 - David Chan Smith, Wilfrid Laurier University: "Social expectations, Self-interest, and the Public Good: Rethinking the Early Common Law Corporation."
Wednesday March 8 – Ashley Rubin, University to Toronto: “America’s Proto-Prisons Revisited: The Innovation of Proto-Prisons and the Diffusion of the Walnut Street Model, 1785-1822."
Wednesday March 22 – Chandra Murdoch, University of Toronto: TBA
Wednesday, April 12 *new date*– Sally Hadden, Western Michigan University: "The Last British Justice in Revolutionary America: Charleston's Board of Police, 1780-1782."