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School of Law

Law and Literature Lecture

1990     Honorable Richard A. Posner
             "Law and Literature: A Misunderstood Relation"

1991     Dr. Mortimer Adler
             "Robert Bork: The Lesson to be Learned"

1992     Professor Garry Wills
             "Lincoln's View of the Constitution in the Gettysburg Address"

1993    Professor Richard H. Weisberg
            "Stories of, by, and about French Lawyers During the Period of Vichy and the Nazi
            Occupation"

1994     Professor Norval Morris
             "Parables of the Law"

1995     Dr. John Van Doren
             "Poetic Justice"

1996     Professor Teresa Godwin Phelps
             "The Voice of Justice: Vengeance in Literature and Beyond"

1997     Professor Francis Nevins
             "The Path of the Law in American Literature, 1896-1997"

1998     Mr. Richard Dooling
             "Beyond the Courtroom Thriller: Moral Dilemmas in Literature"

1999     Professor Debora L. Threedy
             "The Madness of a Seduced Woman: Gender, Law and Literature"

2000     Dr. Elizabeth Villiers Gemmette
             "Filling in the Silence: Domestic Violence, Literature, and Law"

2001     Professor Nancy Cook
             "Stories Lived, Lessons Learned, Law Enlightened: Some Readings and Ruminations"

2002     Professor David Ray Papke
             "Law, Cinema and Ideology: Hollywood Law Movies and the Cold
              War"

2002     Professor Paul A. LeBel
             "The Stewardship of Lawyering: Lessons from Wendell Berry's Port William"

2003     Professor Lawrence Joseph
             "Law and Literature in Lawyerland"

2004     Michael Halberstam and Actors from Writers' Theatre
            "Shakespeare and the Law: A Performance - scenes from Measure for Measure"

2005     Michael Halberstam and Actors from Writers' Theatre
             "Hamlet, the Homicidal Prince - scenes from Hamlet"

2006    Michael Halberstam and Actors from Writers' Theatre
            "Shakespeare and the Law: The Merchant of Venice - scenes from The Merchant of Venice"

2007     Michael Halberstam and Actors from Writers' Theatre
             "Law and Conscience: Scenes from A Man for All Seasons"

2008     Michael Halberstam and Actors from Writers' Theatre
             Shakespeare and the Law
            Rehearsing King Lear: "Bound Upon a Wheel of Fire"

2009     Michael Halberstam and Actors from Writers' Theatre
             Shakespeare and the Law
            Macbeth: "Full of Toil and Trouble"

2011    Michael Halberstam and Actors from Writers' Theatre
            Othello: Who is Guilty?

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