Cover Reveal: The Complete Legal Writer

Cover Reveal: The Complete Legal Writer

:: Alexa and I begged her: Do you have any art? Like, anything? That we can have (for free)? Maybe, like, a tree? Over the last two years, my friend and former colleague Alexa Chew and I have been writing a book. It’s going to press very soon. We worked closely...
Teaching Philosophy

Teaching Philosophy

:: He really hit his pace when we got to Wallace Stevens. “This isn’t some stiff telling you what happened at the dance,” he said about “Life is Motion.” “You’re there, your human spirit merges with the human spirit in the poem.” As academics we have to write this...
Guess What Went To Press?

Guess What Went To Press?

:: Back in 2011, when I was still pregnant with my now-3-year-old and Jordynn’s baby was still a twinkle in her eye (as my father would say), we embarked on this book project. Jordynn and I are pretty psyched that this one is finally at the printer. The full...
On Not Writing

On Not Writing

:: Since NTTs are no less driven or intelligent or educated than their tenure-track colleagues, what do we do with our creative energies? Recently, I was having a heart-to-heart-over-coffee in order to avoid grading papers with a colleague of mine. She said that she...
Stetson Law and Rhetoric Colloquium 2013

Stetson Law and Rhetoric Colloquium 2013

This past week, I was lucky enough to participate in the Law and Rhetoric Colloquium at Stetson University College of Law, put together by the inimitable Professor Kirsten K. Davis. Below is the announcement of the Colloquium, which includes a picture of the...