Angela Onwuachi-Willig

University of Iowa College of Law

Associate Professor of Law

290 Boyd Law Building

Iowa City, IA 52242

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

Just Another Brother on the Sct?: What Justice Clarence Thomas Teaches Us About the Influence of Racial Identity

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 90, 2005
Number of pages: 98 Posted: 04 Jan 2005
Angela Onwuachi-Willig
University of Iowa College of Law
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Pregnant Man?: A Conversation

Yale Journal of Law & Feminism, Vol. 22, No. 2, p. 207, 2010, Columbia Public Law Research Paper No. 10-259
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 17 Dec 2010
Pace Law School, Pace University - School of Law, University of Chicago Law School, Columbia Law School, University of Florida Levin College of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of California, Davis - School of Law, University of Iowa College of Law, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Rutgers Law School, University of Connecticut - School of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Surrogacy, Assisted Reproductive Technologies, Family Law, Parenting, Gay, Discrimination, Race, Sex, Sexuality, Gender, Gender Identity, Class, Subordination, Exploitation

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By Any Other Name?: On Being 'Regarded as' Black, and Why Title Vii Should Apply Even If Lakisha and Jamal are White

Wisconsin Law Review, 2005, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 67
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 14 Dec 2005
Angela Onwuachi-Willig and Mario L. Barnes
University of Iowa College of Law and University of Washington - School of Law
Downloads 652 (39,002)
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Another Hair Piece: Exploring New Strands of Analysis Under Title VII

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 98, 2010, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-10
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2010
Angela Onwuachi-Willig
University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 447 (63,290)
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Title VII, Discrimination, Employment, Race, Gender, Intersectionality, Hair, Grooming code, Dress code, Appearance, Undue burdens, Unequal burdens, Disparate Treatment, Disparate Impact, Bias, Stereotyping, Immutable, Mutable, Jespersen, Rogers v. American Airlines, Racism, Sexism, BFOQ

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Judging Opportunity Lost: Assessing the Viability of Race-Based Affirmative Action after Fisher v. University of Texas

UCLA Law Review, Vol. 62, No. 2, 2015, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 15-10, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2015-29
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2015
Mario L. Barnes, Erwin Chemerinsky and Angela Onwuachi-Willig
University of Washington - School of Law, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law and University of Iowa College of Law
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Brief of Amici Curiae Scholars of The Constitutional Rights and Interests Of Children in Support of Respondents in Masterpiece Cakeshop LTD, et al v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission

U Denver Legal Studies Research Paper, Working Paper No. 17-39, Georgia State University College of Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018-01
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2018
University of Denver Sturm College of Law, University of Colorado at Denver - School of Public Affairs, University of Iowa College of Law, Georgia State University - College of Law and Emory University School of Law
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A Beautiful Lie: Exploring Rhinelander v. Rhinelander as a Formative Lesson on Race, Identity, Marriage, and Family

California Law Review, Vol. 95, 2007, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-27
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 27 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2009
Angela Onwuachi-Willig
University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 252 (120,589)

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Family Law, Discrimination, Anti-miscegenation, Interracial, Annulment, Marriage, Race, Eugenics

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A House Divided: The Invisibility of the Multiracial Family

Harvard Civil Rights- Civil Liberties Law Review (CR-CL), Vol. 44, No. 1, 2009, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-26
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 16 Apr 2009
Angela Onwuachi-Willig and Jacob Willig-Onwuachi
University of Iowa College of Law and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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housing, discrimination, title VII, interracial, marriage, Loving, race, racism, privilege, whiteness

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Cracking the Egg: Which Came First - Stigma or Affirmative Action?

California Law Review, Vol. 96, p. 1299, 2008, U of Cincinnati Public Law Research Paper No. 08-24, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 08-49
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 04 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 20 May 2009
Angela Onwuachi-Willig, Emily Houh and Mary Campbell
University of Iowa College of Law, University of Cincinnati - College of Law and University of Iowa - Department of Sociology
Downloads 206 (146,847)

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race, affirmative action, education, law school

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The Admission of Legacy Blacks

Vanderbilt Law Review, 2007, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 07-02
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 07 Feb 2007 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2012
Angela Onwuachi-Willig
University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 203 (148,880)

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affirmative action, native Blacks, immigrants, first generation, second generation, mixed race, stereotype threat, disadvantage, standardized tests

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There's Just One Hitch, Will Smith: Examining Title VII, Race, and Casting Discrimination on the Fortieth Anniversary of Loving v. Virginia

Wisconsin Law Review, Vol. 2007, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-29
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Apr 2009
Angela Onwuachi-Willig
University of Iowa College of Law
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marriage, realtionship, interracial, Title VII, discrimination, casting, First Amendment, film, casting, culture, race, racism, Loving

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Cry Me a River: The Limits of 'a Systemic Analysis of Affirmative Action in American Law Schools'

African-American Law & Policy Report, Vol. 7, 2005
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 May 2005
Kevin R. Johnson and Angela Onwuachi-Willig
University of California, Davis - School of Law and University of Iowa College of Law
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The Return of the Ring

California Law Review, Vol. 93, 2005, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 45
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 27 May 2005 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2009
Angela Onwuachi-Willig
University of Iowa College of Law
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Using the Master's 'Tool' to Dismantle His House: Why Justice Clarence Thomas Makes the Case for Affirmative Action

Arizona Law Review, Vol. 47, 2005
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 03 Feb 2005
Angela Onwuachi-Willig
University of Iowa College of Law
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Complimentary Discrimination and Complementary Discrimination in Faculty Hiring

Washington University Law Review, Vol. 87, 2010, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-11
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Feb 2010
Angela Onwuachi-Willig
University of Iowa College of Law
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Title VII, Discrimination, Employment, Race, Overqualified, Disparate Treatment, Bias, Stereotyping, Faculty, Hiring, Racism, Labor

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For Whom Does the Bell Toll: The Bell Tolls for Brown?

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 103, 2005
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 01 Feb 2005
Angela Onwuachi-Willig
University of Iowa College of Law
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Reflections on Presumed Incompetent: The Intersections of Race and Class for Women in Academia Symposium — The Plenary Panel

Berkeley Journal of Gender, Law & Justice, Vol. 29, 2014, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-26, Mississippi College School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-06
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 31 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2016
Florida A&M University College of Law, Mississippi College - School of Law, University of Iowa College of Law, Santa Clara University - School of Law and University of Iowa - College of Law
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Undercover Other

California Law Review, Vol. 94, 2006, UC Davis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 66
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Dec 2005 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2009
Angela Onwuachi-Willig
University of Iowa College of Law
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Still Hazy after All These Years: The Data and Theory Behind 'Mismatch'

Texas Law Review, Vol. 92 pages 895-941 (2014), U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 14-14
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 30 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2014
William Kidder and Angela Onwuachi-Willig
UCLA Civil Rights Project and University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 131 (217,010)

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Schuette, affirmative action, mismatch, graduation rates, African American, Latino, Fisher, earnings, labor market, Sander, Taylor, Clarence Thomas, stigma, cascade effect, racial gap, Proposition 209, California, warming effect, chilling effect, campus climate, racial isolation, Sweatt, Bowen

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Next-Generation Civil Rights Lawyers: Race and Representation in the Age of Identity Performance

122 Yale Law Journal, 100 (2013), U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-15, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 14 Mar 2013
Anthony Victor Alfieri and Angela Onwuachi-Willig
University of Miami School of Law and University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 91 (280,336)

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civil rights, identity performance, working identity, double consciousness, double bind, professional responsibility, ethics, discrimination, objections, post-racial, segregation, racial identity, NAACP, representation, criminal defense, racial profiling, intersectionality, racial exceptionalism

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Representative Government, Representative Court? The Supreme Court as a Representative Body

Minnesota Law Review, Vol. 90, p. 1252, 2006, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-28
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Apr 2009
Angela Onwuachi-Willig
University of Iowa College of Law
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courts, judges, representation, diversity, civil rights, voting, Supreme Court

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Combating Discrimination Against the Formerly Incarcerated in the Labor Market

Ifeoma Ajunwa and Angela Onwuachi-Willig, Combatting Discrimination Against the Formerly Incarcerated in the Labor Market, 112 Nw. U. L. Rev. 1385 (2018).
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2019
Ifeoma Ajunwa and Angela Onwuachi-Willig
Cornell University ILR School/Law School and University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 71 (325,092)

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Labor, Employment, Anti-Discrimination, Contracts, Incarceration, Reentry

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The Declining Significance of Presidential Races?

Law & Contemporary Problems, Vol. 72, 2010, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-12
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 24 Feb 2010
Angela Onwuachi-Willig and Osamudia R. James
University of Iowa College of Law and University of Miami School of Law
Downloads 69 (330,233)

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Obama, Racism, Class, Race, Classism, Stereotype, Black, Whiteness, Political, Election, President

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Volunteer Discrimination

UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 40, 2007, U Iowa Legal Studies Research Paper No. 09-27
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Apr 2009
Angela Onwuachi-Willig
University of Iowa College of Law
Downloads 53 (376,555)

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employment, discrimination, Title VII, NBA, dress code, evidence, testimony, race, racism, anti-subordination, working identity

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Do Female 'Firsts' Still Matter? Why They Do for Female Judges of Color

Michigan State Law Review, Vol. 2012, No. 5, 2012
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 27 Jun 2016
Amber Shanahan-Fricke and Angela Onwuachi-Willig
Independent and University of Iowa College of Law
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Gender, Race, Judiciary, Diversity