The Library of Congress seeks nominations for a scholar to give the inaugural lecture for the Frederic R. and Molly S. Kellogg Biennial Lecture on International Jurisprudence at the Library of Congress. The lecture, to be held at the Library of Congress, is planned for Oct. 30, 2009.
The guest lecturer will be chosen from among the most distinguished contributors to the tradition of international jurisprudence as evidenced by writings, reputation, and broad and continuing influence on the contemporary literature in the field, or, in exceptional cases, prospective influence on the literature.
Nominations and/or applications will be accepted through April 1, 2009. Specific instructions can be found online at www.loc.gov/law/
The lecturer, who will receive an honorarium, will be chosen by the Librarian of Congress from a group of three candidates recommended by a three-person selection committee consisting of the Acting Law Librarian of Congress; Mark Medish, visiting scholar and senior advisor at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; and a third person to be designated by the Librarian of Congress.
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