Public Law Workshop

Public Law Workshop

Professor Daphna Renan, Dean John Manning
Spring 2018 seminar
W 5:00pm - 7:00pm in WCC Room 3016
2 classroom credits

Prerequisites: Instructor permission is required for enrollment. Applicants should send a statement of interest and resume to Ellen Shapiro-Smith at by October 31.

Exam Type: No Exam

The Public Law Workshop reads a mix of classic and contemporary work, in legal theory and adjacent disciplines, on the legal and political foundations of constitutional law, interpretive practice, and the administrative state. In approximately half of the sessions, invited speakers will present papers on topics relevant to the workshop's themes. Students will be required to write a number of short response papers.

Subject Areas: Government Structure & Function, Constitutional Law & Civil Rights