Mary Anne Case, University of Chicago Law School & LAPA Fellow

On Feminist Fundamentalism

Date: 
Mon, 05/14/2007
Location: 
4:30 - 6:00 PM, Kerstetter Room, Marx Hall

Mary Anne Case is a graduate of Yale College and the Harvard Law School. She studied at the University of Munich, litigated for Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton and Garrison in New York and was the Class of 1966 Research Professor of Law at the University of Virginia before joining the Chicago faculty. She was a Visiting Professor of Law at the Law School in autumn of 1998 and at N.Y.U. during the academic year 1996 - 1997 and spring of 1999. In the spring of 2004, she was Bosch Public Policy Fellow at the American Academy in Berlin. For the 2006 - 2007 academic year, she will be the Crane Fellow in Law and Public Affairs at Princeton University. Among the subjects she teaches are feminist jurisprudence, constitutional law, European legal systems, marriage, and regulation of sexuality. While her diverse research interests include German contract law and the First Amendment, her scholarship to date has concentrated on the regulation of sex, gender, and sexuality, and on the early history of feminism.

For more on Mary Anne Case, see her LAPA page.