Please wait...

 
MLA
Enter a term to search the site
Search tips | Log in
Resources Job List publications bookstore style convention governance membership
Viewing convention Program information from 2013

Session Details

Printer friendly

551. Narrative, Genre, and Evidence: The Juridical Imaginary in Contemporary Law, Literature, and Culture

Saturday, 5 January, 1:45–3:00 p.m., Jefferson, Sheraton

A special session

Presiding: Gillian L. Whitlock, Univ. of Queensland

1. "Law as Genre: A Narrative Analysis of Delgamuukw v. British Columbia (1991)," Cheryl L. Suzack, Univ. of Toronto

2. "Judicial Historiography and Historical Fiction: Genre, Evidence, and Judgment in Australia's History Wars," Rosanne M. Kennedy, Australian National Univ.

3. "Facts and Truth in Nonfiction: Genre as Evidence in Lifespan of a Fact and The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs," Leigh Gilmore, Northeastern Univ.


Subject:

  • General Literature – Literature and Other Arts, Humanities, Law, Psychology, Science, and Sociology

No comments have been posted for this session. Log in to post a comment.
Log in to post a comment.

Program Archive

 

© 2014 Modern Language Association.