District Judge for the District of Columbia, where he served until his appointment to the the U. from the University of California, San Diego; his M. He has published extensively in both scholarly journals and in national popular media, including .
District Judge for the District of Columbia, where he served until his appointment to the the U.
, sponsored by the Simon Perry Center and supported in part by a grant from the West Virginia Humanities Council, brings scholars from throughout the United States to Marshall to speak to various historical and contemporary issues related to the Constitution and to United States politics and government. UPCOMING LECTURES: FALL 2020 All Lectures Begin at 7 p.m. Circuit A graduate of Harvard Law School, he had a distinguished career as a public defender for the District of Columbia and then as a partner in a large private law firm.
in the Foundation Hall of the Erickson Alumni Center We would love for you to attend in person, but if you cannot, you can still see and hear the lectures via live-streaming at
Potesta Professor of Law at West Virginia University College of Law, where he has taught since 1979. She clerked for Justice David Souter of the United States Supreme Court. in History, Lucas Morel is the Class of 1960 Professor of Ethics and Politics and Chair of the Politics Department, Washington & Lee University, where he has taught since 1999. He has taught law for more than 25 years and has been recognized for excellence in teaching at NYU, Columbia and the University of Texas.
September 10, 2015: HEATHER GERKEN Heather Gerken is the Dean of Yale Law School. Skelly Wright Professor of Law at Yale Law School, where she teaches election law and constitutional law. He is the author of the book Samuel Issacharoff is the Bonnie and Richard Reiss Professor of Constitutional Law at New York University School of Law.
in History and Science, from Harvard University, where she was a collegiate swimmer. Marc Hetherington is a Professor of Political Science at Vanderbilt University and author of several books on polarization and authoritarianism in American politics. HOXIE Frederick Hoxie the Swanlund Professor of History and Law at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, where he teaches courses on American social and political history, race and ethnicity, Native American history, American Indian law, and U.
He is the author of books including published by Cambridge University Press.
He is the author of the only book focusing solely on Gandhi’s career as a lawyer and how it led him to his invention and practice of nonviolent civil disobedience to achieve justice that the legal system had failed to provide. in Government from Claremont Mc Kenna College, and his M. In 2008-09, he was the Garwood Visiting Research Fellow at the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University. Stewart is a graduate of Yale College and Yale Law School and a former law clerk to Supreme Court Associate Justice Lewis F.
in East Asian studies from Claremont Graduate School, and his law degree from the University of Southern California, where he was an editor of the law review. His teaching and research focuses on American government, political theory, Abraham Lincoln and black American politics. C., he has handled high-profile criminal and constitutional matters and his appellate work includes arguing before the U. He is also one of the nation’s leading civil rights and criminal defense attorneys as a founding partner of the civil rights law firm Kairys, Rudovsky, Messing & Feinberg. He is a five-time recipient of the Harvey Levin Award for Excellence in Teaching at Penn Law and a past winner of the University of Pennsylvania Lindback Award for Teaching Excellence.
In 2013, he was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. WHITE Jonathan White is an historian of the American Civil War with a particular interest in Abraham Lincoln, American politics and the U. He is also the author of several books and articles about Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War.
He has served on the boards of Amherst College and the Illinois Humanities Council and was a founding trustee of the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of the American Indian. He is an assistant professor of American Studies and a Fellow in the Center for American Studies at Christopher Newport University.