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Registration is now open for MJR&L’s 2018 Symposium: A More Human Dwelling Place: Reimagining the Racialized Architecture of America

Presented by the Michigan Journal of Race & Law, “A More Human Dwelling Place: Reimagining the Racialized Architecture of America” is a symposium happening on February 16 and 17 at the University of Michigan Law School. Over two days, we will … Continue reading

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Introducing the Volume 23 Associate Editors

Congratulations to the Volume 23 Associate Editors!  The Michigan Journal of Race & Law is beyond excited to have you join our family.  Please give a warm welcome to:   Hira Baig David Bergh Morgan Birck Ben Cornelius Shanene Frederick … Continue reading

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Announcing the Volume 23 Executive Editorial Board

Congratulations to Our Volume 23 Executive Editorial Board! Editor-In-Chief Asma Husain   Managing Editor Tara Patel   Managing Executive Editor Laura Page    Executive Articles Editor Jesus Narvaez    Executive Notes Editor Lauren Powell   Online Publications Editor  Alexandra Boyd  … Continue reading

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Am I My Client? Revisited: The Role of Race in Intra-Race Legal Representation 

When: Monday, January 23rd at 11:50am Where: SH 1225 Please join the Michigan Journal of Race & Law and the Michigan Access Program in welcoming Professor Julie Lawton of the DePaul University College of Law. Professor Lawton will be discussing her article, Am I My Client? Revisited: The Role … Continue reading

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: MJR&L Seeks Scholarship Reflecting on the 2016 Election

UPDATE:  We are still accepting manuscripts for our themed publication, but we will consider all manuscripts regardless of whether they fit into our theme. If we extend an offer for publication, we will inform the author of which volume we … Continue reading

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Lunch Event: Affirmative Action after Fisher

Please join the Michigan Journal of Race & Law this Friday for a discussion of the Supreme Court’s decision in Fisher v. University of Texas. Professor Richard Primus will kick off the hour with a detailed overview of the case and its implications for the … Continue reading

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Introducing the 2016-17 Editorial Board

Congratulations to our new Associate Editors and welcome to the Journal! Michigan Journal of Race & Law: Volume 22 Editor-in-Chief: Emmanuela Jean-Etienne Managing Editor: Saeeda Joseph Charles Managing Executive Editor: Hazel Caldwell-Kuru Production Editor: Amy Luong Executive Articles Editor: Rebeca Ontiveros-Chavez … Continue reading

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Announcing the Vol. 22 Exec. Editorial Board

The Michigan Journal of Race & Law offers its CONGRATULATIONS to the  Volume 22 Executive Editorial Board    Editor-in-Chief Emmanuela Jean-Etienne   Managing Editor Saeeda Joseph-Charles   Managing Executive Editor Hazel Caldwell-Kuru   Executive Notes Editor Raina Bhatt   Executive … Continue reading

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MJR&L Critical Race Theory Reading Groups Take Discussion to the Law School Community

As is tradition, MJR&L is once again producing Critical Race Theory reading groups at Michigan Law.  These focused sessions allow students and faculty to dig deeply into an issue prompted by a short reading, free from the constraints and pressures … Continue reading

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Announcing the Vol. 21 Symposium: INNOCENT UNTIL PROVEN POOR

We are thrilled to announce a very special MJR&L Symposium, coming in 2016: Innocent Until Proven Poor: Fighting the Criminalization of Poverty. The Volume 21 Executive Editorial Board is hard at work behind the scenes to bring you a rich, … Continue reading

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