Mary Anne Franks

University of Miami School of Law

Professor of Law

P.O. Box 248087

Coral Gables, FL 33146

United States

http://www.law.miami.edu/faculty/mary-anne-franks

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (26)

1.

Criminalizing Revenge Porn

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 49, 2014, p. 345+, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-1
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 03 Aug 2016
Danielle Keats Citron and Mary Anne Franks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law and University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 1,173 (3,683)

Abstract:

invasion of privacy

2.

Unwilling Avatars: Idealism and Discrimination in Cyberspace

Columbia Journal of Gender and Law, Vol. 20, p. 224, 2011
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 836 (14,710)

Abstract:

online harassment, sexual harassment, cyber harassment, cyberspace, free speech, feminism, discrimination

3.

Criminalizing Revenge Porn: Frequently Asked Questions

Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 651 (21,871)

Abstract:

revenge porn, First Amendment, cyber harassment, non-consensual pornography, free speech, nonconsensual pornography

4.

Sexual Harassment 2.0

Maryland Law Review, Vol. 71, 655 (2012)
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 21 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 519 (23,181)

Abstract:

sexual harassment, Title VII, Title IX, free speech, discrimination, cyberspace, online harassment, cyber harassment, Internet harassment

5.

Drafting an Effective 'Revenge Porn' Law: A Guide for Legislators

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 479 (21,683)

Abstract:

revenge porn, nonconsensual pornography, non-consensual porn, sexual privacy, privacy, internet harassment, internet abuse, cyber harassment

6.

Combating Non-Consensual Pornography: A Working Paper

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 470 (30,141)

Abstract:

revenge porn, sexual abuse, cyber harassment, First Amendment

7.

How to Feel Like a Woman, or, Why Punishment Is a Drag

61 UCLA L. Rev. 566 (2014)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 228 (73,720)

Abstract:

criminal law, feminism, law and gender

8.

What's Left of Pleasure? A Book Review of Janet Halley's Split Decisions: How and Why to Take a Break from Feminism

Harvard Journal of Law and Gender, Vol. 30, 2007
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 27 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 214 (96,378)

Abstract:

feminism, feminist legal thought, Janet Halley, Foucault, sexual violence, rape

9.

The Banality of Cyber Discrimination, or, the Eternal Recurrence of September

Denver Law Review Online, Vol. 87, p. 5, 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 17 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 169 (126,457)

Abstract:

cyber harassment, online harassment, discrimination, civil rights, sexual harassment, sex discrimination, Internet harassment

10.

When Bad Speech Does Good

Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Vol. 43, p. 395, 2012
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 166 (124,588)

Abstract:

hate speech, marketplace of ideas, free speech, genocide, Rwanda

11.

Real Men Advance, Real Women Retreat: Stand Your Ground, Battered Women's Syndrome, and Violence as Male Privilege

University of Miami Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 4, 2014
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Sep 2014
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 134 (96,782)

Abstract:

stand your ground, battered women's syndrome, domestic violence, NRA, self defense, criminal law, violence against women, gender, male violence, Trayvon Martin, Marissa Alexander

12.

Lies, Damned Lies, and Judicial Empathy

Washburn Law Journal, Vol. 51, No. 1, 2011
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 20 Mar 2012 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 104 (180,994)
Citation 1

Abstract:

empathy, judicial empathy, Supreme Court, provocation, Battered Women's Syndrome

13.

Obscene Undersides: Women and Evil between the Taliban and the United States

FEMINIST PHILOSOPHY AND THE PROBLEM OF EVIL, Robin May Schott, Indiana University Press, 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 27 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 101 (201,996)
Citation 1

Abstract:

feminism, philosophy, psychoanalysis, Lacan, Zizek, war on terror, sexual violence

14.

I Am/I Am Not: On Angela Harris's 'Race and Essentialism in Feminist Legal Theory'

California Law Review, Vol. 102, p. 1053, 2014
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 10 Aug 2014
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 80 (173,365)

Abstract:

Angela Harris, feminism, gender, race, solidarity, feminist legal theory, critical race theory, social media, Trayvon Martin, Twitter feminism, essentialism

15.

Guantanamo Forever: United States Sovereignty and the Unending State of Exception

Harvard Law and Policy Review, Vol. 1, p. 259, 2007
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 27 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 69 (253,895)

Abstract:

Guantanamo, terrorism, unlawful combatant, sovereignty, Carl Schmitt, Giorgio Agamben, torture

16.

Where the Law Lies: Constitutional Fictions and Their Discontents

Law and Lies: Deception and Truth-Telling in the American Legal System, ed. Austin Sarat (Cambridge Univ. Press 2015), University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-12
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 19 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 63 (206,134)

Abstract:

Fourth Amendment, police brutality, suffrage, stop and frisk, racial profiling, coverture, rape, domestic violence, constitutional theory, deception, testilying, racism, sexism, Fourteenth Amendment, equality, Constitution, Declaration of Independence, Kant

17.

An-Aesthetic Theory: Adorno, Sexuality, and Memory

Feminist Interpretations of Theodor Adorno, 2005
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Dec 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 0 (499,531)

Abstract:

Adorno, aesthetics, feminism, pornography, Horkheimer, Dialectic of Enlightenment, sexual violence, Walter Benjamin, mechanical reproduction, aura, rape, Lisa Gier King, Deep Throat, Larry Flynt, Zizek

18.

Controlled Exposures: Courbet's L'Origine Du Monde and the Woman-Thing

Exposure: Revealing Bodies, Unveiling Representations, 2003
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 17 Dec 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 0 (508,361)

Abstract:

Slavoj Zizek, Courbet, L'origine du monde, Malevich, Black Square, Roland Barthes, Irigaray, desublimation, art, Lyotard

19.

Obscene Supplements, or, What We Write About When We Write About Death

PostModern Productions, 2001
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 17 Dec 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 0 (521,869)

Abstract:

Ingeborg Bachmann, Malina, Derrida, Rousseau, Emile, rape, differance, Of Grammatology

20.

Remote Locutions: Mediation, Alienation, and Superfluity in Cyberspace Ideology

Janus Head: Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature, Continental Philosophy, Phenomenological Psychology, and the Arts
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Dec 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 0 (495,032)

Abstract:

Hannah Arendt, totalitarianism, immediacy, John Perry Barlow, chat room, virtual reality, Internet

21.

Democratic Surveillance

Harvard Journal of Law and Technology, Forthcoming, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-45
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Nov 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 0 (230,376)

Abstract:

Privacy, Surveillance, Intersectionality, Critical Race Theory, Feminism, Stop and Frisk, Criminal Law, Poverty, Homelessness, Technology, Body Cameras, Revenge Porn

22.

'Revenge Porn' Reform: A View from the Front Lines

Florida Law Review, Forthcoming, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-43
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 19 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 31 Oct 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 0 (99,691)

Abstract:

revenge porn, privacy, first amendment, free speech, criminal law, nonconsensual pornography, online harassment, obscenity, Google, Section 230

23.

Safety, Self-Defense, and Stand Your Ground Laws

University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-35
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 02 Sep 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 0 (257,873)

Abstract:

24.

Enjoying Women: Sex, Psychoanalysis, and the Political

University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-39
Number of pages: 246 Posted: 31 Aug 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 0 (386,449)

Abstract:

philosophy, psychoanalytic theory, Slavoj Zizek, Jacques Lacan, David Lynch, Michel Houellebecq, Otto Weininger, Islamophobia, Islamic fundamentalism, Marxism, jouissance

25.

Men, Women, and Optimal Violence

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2016, No. 3, 929, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-33
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Aug 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 0 (291,239)

Abstract:

criminal law, violence, justifiable force, self-defense, domestic violence, rape, sexual harassment, battered women

26.

How Stand-Your-Ground Laws Hijacked Self-Defense

Guns and Contemporary Society: The Past, Present, and Future of Firearms and Firearm Policy, Vol. 3 (Glen Utter, ed.), 2016, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-4
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2016
Mary Anne Franks
University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 0 (187,981)

Abstract:

criminal law, self-defense, Stand Your Ground, domestic violence, racism, sexism, homicide, gun laws, NRA, National Rifle Association, Florida, vigilantism