Martha-Grace Duncan

Emory University School of Law

Professor of Law

1301 Clifton Road

Atlanta, GA 30322

United States

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Scholarly Papers (8)

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'So Young and so Untender' Remorseless Children and the Expectations of the Law

Columbia Law Review, Vol. 102, p. 1469, 2002, Emory Public Law Reserch Paper No. 05-40
Number of pages: 100 Posted: 16 Dec 2005
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Emory University School of Law
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What Not to Do When Your Roommate Is Murdered in Italy: Amanda Knox, Her 'Strange' Behavior, and the Italian Legal System

Harvard Journal of Law and Gender, Vol. 41, No. 1-78, 2017, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 21 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2018
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Emory University School of Law
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Beauty in the Dark of Night: The Pleasures of Form in Criminal Law

Emory Law Journal, Vol. 59, 2010, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 9-71
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 23 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2012
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Emory University School of Law
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beauty, aesthetic, figurative language, imagery, metaphor, symbol, Criminal Law, Model Penal Code, Common Law, depraved heart, heat of passion, romanticism, Morissette v. United States, In re Gault, law and literature, literary criticism, People v. Staples

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A Strange Liking: Our Admiration for Criminals

University of Illinois Law Review, Vol. 1, 1991
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 21 Aug 2018
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Emory University School of Law
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Psychoanalysis, Law and Literature, Criminals, Admiration, Envy, Bonny and Clyde, the Grapes of Wrath, the Playboy of the Western World, Great Expectations, Reaction Formation, Projection, Repression, Ball of Fat, Vicarious Punishment

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So Have I Been a Good Stepmother?

Martha Grace Duncan, So Have I Been a Good Stepmother, 19 The Gettysburg Review 449 (2006)
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 30 Jul 2018
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Emory University School of Law
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memoir, narrative, journey, stepmother, suicide

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'Cradled on the Sea': Positive Images of Prison and Theories of Punishment

Martha Grace Duncan, "Cradled on the Sea": Positive Images of Prison and Theories of Punishment, 76 California Law Review 1201 (1988)
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 Jul 2018
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Emory University School of Law
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Prison, Confinement, Image, Metaphor, Archetype, Punishment, Law and Literature, Psychoanalysis, Solzhenitsyn, Memoir

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'In Slime and Darkness': The Metaphor of Filth in Criminal Justice

Tulane Law Review, Vol. 68, No. 4, 1994
Number of pages: 78 Posted: 09 Dec 2018
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Emory University School of Law
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metaphors, symbols, criminal law, law and literature, psychoanalysis, law and the unconscious mind, Botany Bay Venture, Dickens, Bleak House, The Hound of the Baskervilles, The Fall, projection, reaction-formation, Shakespeare, Macbeth, stain, filth, slime, defense mechanisms, transportation, banish

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Romantic Outlaws, Beloved Prisons: The Unconscious Meanings of Crime and Punishment

Martha Grace Duncan, ROMANTIC OUTLAWS, BELOVED PRISONS: THE UNCONSCIOUS MEANINGS OF CRIME AND PUNISHMENT, New York University Press, 1996
Posted: 20 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2009
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Emory University School of Law

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Other Papers (1)

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A Perfect Start

Martha Grace Duncan, A Perfect Start, North Dakota Quarterly, vol. 71, no. 3 (Summer 2004), pages 156-161.
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 14 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2018
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Emory University School of Law
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Moving, Home, Minnesota, Childhood, Mental Illness, perfection, California, suicide, paranoia