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Dean's Book Series

Dean's Book Series

Join Dean Penelope (Penny) Andrews for her 2014-15 Book Series. 

All events take place at 4:00 p.m. in Room 200 of the 1928 Building.

  • Oct
    Thu
    02
    2014

    Dean's Book Series: Betty Medsger

    Professor Medsger, author of The Burglary: The Discovery of J. Edgar Hoover's Secret FBI. Book signing reception to follow in West Foyer.

  • Mar
    Thu
    26
    2015

    Dean's Book Series: Claire Huntington

    Prof. Huntington of Fordham Law will discuss her book Failure to Flourish: How Law Undermines Family Relationships (Oxford University Press, 2014).

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  • Apr
    Tue
    08
    2014

    Dean's Book Series: Prof. Charles DiSalvo

    Prof. Charles DiSalvo, of West Virginia University College of Law will be discussing his book, The Man Before the Mahatma: M.K. Gandhi, Attorney at Law. Copies of his book will be available for purchase.

  • Mar
    Mon
    31
    2014

    Book Discussion: The Endtimes of Human Rights

    Prof. Stephen Hopgood, University of London's School of Oriental and African Studies, will discuss his book "The Endtimes of Human Rights"; book signing reception to follow

  • Mar
    Thu
    27
    2014

    Dean's Book Series: Prof. Jamie Fader

    Prof. Jamie Fader, of University at Albany will be discussing her book, Falling Back: Incarceration and Transitions to Adulthood Among Urban Youth. Copies of her book will be available for purchase.

  • Feb
    Tue
    25
    2014

    Dean's Book Series: Prof. Randall Kennedy

    Prof. Randall Kennedy, of Harvard Law School will be discussing his book, For Discrimination: Race, Affirmative Action and the Law. Copies of his book will be available for purchase.

  • Feb
    Mon
    10
    2014

    Dean's Book Series: Prof. Tanya Hernandez

    The 2014 Judge James Campbell Matthews Lecture: Prof. Tanya Hernandez, of Fordham Law School will be discussing her book, Racial Subordination in Latin America: The Role of the State, Customary Law and the New Civil Rights Response. Copies of her book will be available for purchase.

  • Feb
    Thu
    06
    2014

    Dean's Book Series: Prof. Ruthann Robson

    Prof. Ruthann Robson, of CUNY Law School will be reading from and discussing her book, Dressing Constitutionally: Hierarchy, Sexuality, and Democracy From Our Hairstyles to Our Shoes. Copies of her book will be available for purchase.

  • Nov
    Thu
    21
    2013

    Dean's Book Series: Prof. Jeremy Levitt

    Prof. Jeremy Levitt, of Florida A & M Law School will be reading from and discussing his book, Illegal Peace in Africa: An Inquiry into the Legality of Power Sharing with Warlords, Rebels, and Junta. Copies of his book will be available for purchase.

  • Oct
    Wed
    30
    2013

    Dean's Book Series: Prof. Bernhard Schlink

    Prof. Bernhard Schlink of Cardozo School of Law will be reading from and discussing his book, Summer Lies: Stories. Copies of his book will be available for purchase.

  • Oct
    Wed
    02
    2013

    Dean's Book Series: Prof. James Redwood

    Prof. Redwood will be reading from and discussing his book, Love Beneath the Napalm. Copies of his book will be available for purchase.

  • Sep
    Thu
    26
    2013

    Dean's Book Series: Michael Avery

    The Dean's Book Series will launch with Michael Avery, author of The Federalist Society: How Conservatives Took the Law Back from the Liberals. Avery is a professor of law at Suffolk University Law School. His book, which covers the Federalist Society and its impact on mainstream legal thought, was published this year by Vanderbilt University Press. Copies of his book will be available for purchase.