SIHDA 65th Session – 19-24 September 2011: The Obligation in the Laws of Antiquity

The Société de l'Histoire des Droits de l'Antiquité (SIHDA) will hold its 65th session in Liège from 19-24 September. The general theme will be:

'The Obligation in the Laws of Antiquity, from its Source to its Fulfillment'.

Papers are welcome on any subject, even if not directly related to the general theme. Presentations must not exceed 20 minutes.

The official language of the congress is French, but presentations can also be made in German, Italian, English, or Spanish.

The registration fee is 200€ before 30 June 2011; 250€ between 1 July and 18 September; and 300€ if you pay on arrival. Please register for the session and for your accommodation early to avoid disappointment. The organising committee has negotiated special rates at some hotels. You can find a list of hotels at the session homepage,, where you can also register and find a provisional programme.