Call for papers: Islam, Law and the State in Myanmar

The Centre for Asian Legal Studies is pleased to invite applications to present a paper at the Workshop on ‘Islam, Law and the State in Myanmar’. The Workshop will be held at the Law Faculty, the National University of Singapore, from 23 to 24 January 2014.

This interdisciplinary workshop will explore the relation between Islam, law and the state in Myanmar from both an empirical and theoretical perspective. It seeks to provide an informed, scholarly response to contemporary issues facing the Muslim communities of Myanmar. It will further understanding and knowledge on the dynamics of, and the interaction between, the legal system, state institutions and the Muslim communities of Myanmar.

See here for the call for papers and submission form, or the Centre for Asian Legal Studies website. 

Abstracts are due by 20 June 2013.