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20 Jul 2021, 6:30 am by ernst
  Contact Gautham Rao:  grao at american dot edu. [read post]
16 Jul 2021, 9:30 pm by ernst
Congratulations to former LHB Guest Blogger and current Editor of Law and History Review Gautham Rao upon his election to the Advisory Council of the Society for Historians of the Early American Republic.The nicest rejection letter ever turns out to be written by a legal historian.From the web-based Journal of the American Revolution: Haimo Li on "The Bolingbrokean Constitutional Argument in John Adams’s 1766 Clarendon Letter. [read post]
1 Feb 2021, 10:30 pm by Mitra Sharafi
Gregory Ablavsky (Stanford Law) with commentary by Ned Blackhawk (Yale History), Nicholas Parrillo (Yale Law), Claire Priest (Yale Law), and Gautham Rao (American University History)Federal Ground: Governing Property and Violence in the First U.S. [read post]
18 Nov 2020, 7:30 am by Karen Tani
Preyer Scholars selection committee were Elizabeth Katz, Will Smiley, Anders Walker, Laura Kalman (Chair), Gautham Rao (ex officio), and the late Anne Fleming. [read post]
7 Aug 2020, 9:30 pm by ernst
Drinking with Historians, a webinar hosted by Matt Gabriele and Varsha Venkatsubramanian, has hosted Gautham Rao and now Karl Shoemaker to chat about their research this summer. [read post]
13 Jun 2020, 12:30 am by Karen Tani
To catch Gautham Rao on July 3 and Karl Shoemaker on Aug.7, sign up here. [read post]
6 Jun 2020, 12:30 am by ernst
ICYMI, Insurrection Act Edition:  Gautham Rao on the Posse Comitatus and Insurrection Acts (CNN). [read post]
30 Jan 2020, 5:54 pm by Dan Ernst
  Editor-in-Chief Gautham Rao, and Associate Editors Angela Fernandez, Elizabeth Papp Kamali, and Jedidiah Kroncke will begin reviewing applications on March1 1, 2020 and expect to make an appointment by April 1, 2020.To inquire or apply, please send a cover letter that explains your credentials, a C.V., and a list of three references (with name, title, mailing address, email address, and phone number) to Gautham Rao at [read post]
26 Jan 2020, 2:36 pm by Dan Ernst
Just out in the (gated) William and Mary Quarterly (77:1) is the review essay, The New Historiography of the Early Federal Government: Institutions, Contexts, and the Imperial State, by Gautham Rao, American University:Over the last several decades, scholars have brought the state “back in” to the study of American history. [read post]
24 Jan 2020, 10:00 am by ernst
The Federal Judicial Center has just published Approaches to Federal Judicial History, edited by Gautham Rao, Winston Bowman and Clara Altman and downloadable here. [read post]
17 Jan 2020, 9:30 pm by ernst
The latest issue (2:4) of The Docket is out, with Sally Hadden on Digital Tools for Legal History Research, Sara Kimble on “Masculine Tyranny” and the Women’s Jury, Gautham Rao on The Newest Legal History and more.Politics and Prose Bookstore at Union Market welcomes Alejandro de la Fuente and Ariela J. [read post]
27 Nov 2019, 10:27 am by Karen Tani
Laura Kalman (University of California, Santa Barbara) chaired; Gerald Neuman (Harvard University) and Sophia Lee (University of Pennsylvania) offered comments.Members of the the 2019 Preyer Memorial Committee were Laura Kalman (Chair); Rabia Belt (Stanford University); Anne Fleming (Georgetown University); Will Smiley (Reed College); Gautham Rao (ex officio) (Editor, Law & History Review) (American University); and Jed Shugerman (Fordham University).Congratulations to… [read post]
24 Aug 2019, 9:30 pm by Dan Ernst
  We especially invite those in the greater Washington, DC, area to write me at to get on our reminder and distribution list.September 27  Mitra Sharafi, University of Wisconsin-Madison Law School, “South Asians and West Africans at the Inns of Court: Empire and Expulsion circa 1900"October 25       Emily Kadens, Northwestern Pritzker Law School, “New Light on Twyne’s Case”November 15   … [read post]
24 Aug 2019, 6:30 am by Dan Ernst
[We're moving this up, because we've received an updated version of the program. [read post]
21 Aug 2019, 1:09 pm by Dan Ernst
”Anne Fleming, Georgetown Law (, ProfessorHousehold Borrowing and Bankruptcy in Jim Crow AmericaCaley Horan, MIT ( Associate Professor “Investing in the stars: Astrology and capitalism in modern America”Gautham Rao, American University ( American University, Associate Professor“The Master's State: Slavery and the American State. [read post]
19 Aug 2019, 9:30 pm by Dan Ernst
  As the editor, Gautham Rao, explains,:At its best, the dialogue between historians and orginalist theorists and practitioners has produced some fascinating ruminations on the possibility of textual determinacy and the transformation of legal and politician language from the eighteenth century to the present. [read post]
13 Nov 2018, 9:30 am by Karen Tani
" Members of the the 2018 Preyer Memorial Committee were Jed Shugerman (Chair) (Fordham University); Rabia Belt (Stanford University); Anne Fleming (Georgetown University); Will Smiley (Reed College); Laura Kalman (University of California, Santa Barbara); and Gautham Rao (ex officio) (Editor, Law & History Review) (American University). [read post]
28 Aug 2018, 8:00 am by ernst
"Gautham Rao - American University, Washington, DC"In this splendid work of legal archaeology, Fernandez painstakingly reconstructs the strange career of Pierson v. [read post]
5 Aug 2018, 9:30 pm by Mitra Sharafi
Our title borrows from Karen Kelsky’s poston the same topic (h/t: The Professor is in).Gautham Rao: “Law and History Review is a leading journal of legal history published by Cambridge University Press for the American Society for Legal History. [read post]
31 Jul 2018, 6:30 am by Dan Ernst
  Here is Law & History Review editor Gautham Rao's introduction (which includes an invitation to contribute), and here is Felice Batlan's timely and impressive article, "Deja Vu and the Gendered Origins of the Practice of Immigration Law: The Immigrants' Protective League, 1907-1940. [read post]