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Law and the Imagining of Difference

April 7 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Judge Seybourn H. Lynne Lecture Hall (A255)

Co-Sponsored by 

Alabama Civil Rights & Civil Liberties Law Review and CLE Alabama

8:00 – 8:30        Continental Breakfast outside the Judge Seybourn H. Lynne Lecture Hall (A255)

8:30 – 9:00       Welcome and Introduction

Dean Mark Brandon – University of Alabama School of Law

Austin Sarat – Justice Hugo L. Black Visiting Senior Faculty Scholar, The University of Alabama School of Law and Amherst College

9:00 – 10:15      Session I: Founding Mothers

Julie Suk, Cardozo Law School

10:15 – 10:45    Break

10:45 – 12:00    Session II: Assimilating Difference

Douglas NeJaime, UCLA School of Law 

12:00 – 1:30      Lunch and Session III: Embodying the Law: Negotiating Disability, Identity and Civil Rights

Megan A. Conway, Center for Disability Studies, University of Hawaii at Manoa 

1:30 – 1:45        Break 

1:45 – 3:00       Session IV: Being Exceptional

Zanita E. Fenton, University of Miami School of Law 

3:00 – 3:30       Overview and Commentary

Mark Brandon, University of Alabama School of Law 

3:30                  Reception (David Head Foyer – First Floor)

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Date:
April 7
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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