Catherine Powell

Fordham University School of Law

Professor of Law

150 West 62nd Street

New York, NY 10023

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (32)

1.

Lifting Our Veil of Ignorance: Culture, Constitutionalism, and Women's Human Rights in Post-September 11 America

Hastings Law Journal, Vol. 57, p. 331, December 2005, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 910250, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-116
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 19 Jun 2006 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2012
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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internationalism, human rights, women's rights, culture and law

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How Women Could Save the World, If Only We Would Let Them: From Gender Essentialism to Inclusive Security

28 Yale Journal of Law & Feminism 271, 2017, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2671309
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 10 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2017
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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Gender Indicators as Global Governance: Not Your Father's World Bank

Gender Indicators as Global Governance: Not Your Father’s World Bank, 17 Georgetown Journal of Gender and the Law 777 (2016), updating and reprinting chapter in Big Data, Big Challenges in Evidence-Based Policy Making, Kumar Jayasuriya ed., 2015 (West Academic Press, Publisher), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2429456
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Apr 2014 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2022
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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Race and Rights in the Digital Age

112 AJIL Unbound 339 (2018), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3257021
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 03 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 08 May 2023
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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Color of COVID and Gender of COVID: Essential Workers, Not Disposable People

33 YALE J.L. & FEMINISM 1 (2021), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3713395
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2021
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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The “Welfare Queen” Goes to the Polls: Race-Based Fractures in Gender Politics and Opportunities for Intersectional Coalitions

Geo. L.J. 19th Amend. Special Edition 105 (2020), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3605810
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 25 May 2020 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2020
Catherine Powell and Camille Gear Rich
Fordham University School of Law and USC Gould School of Law
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Libya: A Multilateral Constitutional Moment?

American Journal of International Law, Vol. 106, pp. 298-316, 2012, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-156
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Oct 2012
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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Libya, responsibility to protect, sovereignty, Security Council, human rights law, international law, international relations, civilian protection, United Nations, military intervention

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Rape as a Tactic of Terror: Holding the Islamic State Accountable (Unpublished Draft on File with Author)

Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 28 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2019
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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We the People: These United Divided States

Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3155282, 40 Cardoza Law Review 2685, 2019
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 05 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 28 Jul 2019
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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Race, Gender, and Nation in an Age of Shifting Borders: The Unstable Prisms of Motherhood and Masculinity

24 UCLA J. Int’l L. Foreign Aff . 133 (2020), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3339362
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 22 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 28 May 2021
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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Up from Marriage: Freedom, Solitude, and Individual Autonomy in the Shadow of Marriage Equality

84 Fordham Law Review 69 (2015), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2670726
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2015
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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Late-Breaking Panel: Missile Strikes Against Syria

Introductory Remarks for the Late-Breaking Panel: Missile Strikes Against Syria, Proceedings of the 2017 American Society of International Law Annual Meeting , Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3125112
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 20 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2020
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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War on COVID: Warfare and its Discontents

70 UCLA L. Rev. Disc. 2 (2023), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 4074967
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 06 Apr 2022 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2023
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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Tinkering with Torture in the Aftermath of Hamdan: Testing the Relationship between Internationalism and Constitutionalism

New York University Journal of International Law and Politics (JILP), Vol. 40, pp. 723-802, 2008, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-110
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 01 Aug 2012
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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internationalism, constitutionalism, executive power, torture, War on Terror, democracy, international law, human rights law, national security

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Agora: Reflections on Zivotofksy v. Kerry: Presidential Signing Statements and Dialogic Constitutionalism

109 AJIL Unbound 51 (2015) , Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2653957
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 02 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 12 Nov 2015
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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Dialogic Federalism: Constitutional Possibilities for Incorporation of Human Rights Law in the United States

University of Pennsylvania Law Review, Vol. 150, No. 1, 2001, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-115
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 23 Aug 2012
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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state and local laws, federal government, international laws, foreign affairs

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COVID-19 Part II: Understanding the Disparate Impact on Marginalized Communities

Interlocking Pandemics, Introduction Remarks for “COVID‐19: Understanding the Disparate Impact on Marginalized Communities” panel, in Proceedings of the 113th Annual Meeting of the 2020 American Society of International Law (2021), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3804070
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 17 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 07 Apr 2021
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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18.

Human Rights in the United States - Foreword

Columbia Human Rights Law Review, Vol. 40, No. 1, 2008, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2687208
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 08 Nov 2015
Catherine Powell and Sarah H. Cleveland
Fordham University School of Law and Columbia University - Law School
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Introduction: Locating Culture, Identity, and Human Rights

30 COLUMBIA HUMAN RIGHTS LAW REVIEW 201 (Spring 1999)(Introduction to Symposium Issue Celebrating Fiftieth Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights)
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 Oct 2015
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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United States Human Rights Policy in the 21st Century in an Age of Multilateralism

46 SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY LAW JOURNAL 421 (Spring 2002)
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 14 Oct 2015
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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Scholars’ Statement of Principles for the New President on U.S. Detention Policy: An Agenda for Change

47 COLUMBIA JOURNAL OF TRANSNATIONAL LAW 339 (2009)
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 14 Oct 2015
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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“Viral Convergence”: Interconnected Pandemics as Portal to Racial Justice

Viral Convergence Interconnected Pandemics as Portal to Racial Justice, chapter in Race and National Security 41-55 (Matiangai V. S. Sirleaf, ed., Oxford, 2023), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 4081250
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Apr 2022 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2023
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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Race, Gender, Equality, Justice, Covid

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(Dis)Assembling Rights of Women Workers Along the Global Assembly Line: Human Rights and the Garment Industry

31 Harv. C.R.-C.L. L. Rev. 383 (1996), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3516923
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Jan 2020
Laura Ho, Catherine Powell and Leti Volpp
Yale University - Law School, Fordham University School of Law and University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
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Symposium: International Law and the Constitution: Terms of Engagement - Foreword

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 77, p. 399, 2008, Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2687206
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 08 Nov 2015
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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Blue States, Red States: The United States?

35 Md. J. Int'l. L. 134 (2020), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3717882
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2020
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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Introduction to Symposium on the International Legal Obligation to Criminalize Marital Rape

109 Am. J. Int’l L. Unbound 187 (2015) (with Carlos M. Vazquez), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 08 May 2019
Catherine Powell and Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Fordham University School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
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Senate v. President: A Moot Court on Treaty Withdrawal Powers

Remarks on “Senate v. President: A Moot Court on Treaty Withdrawl Powers” plenary panel, Proceedings of the 112th Annual Meeting of the American Society of International Law (2019), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3806036
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 28 Nov 2023
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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Symposium on Race, Racism, and International Law Pauli Murray: Human Rights Visionary and Trailblazer

117 AJIL Unbound 37 (2023), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 4434318
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 02 May 2023
Darin Johnson and Catherine Powell
Howard University School of Law and Fordham University School of Law
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Introduction to Continuation of Symposium on the International Legal Obligation to Criminalize Marital Rape

109 Am. J. Int’l L. Unbound 187 (2015) (with Carlos M. Vazquez), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 08 May 2019
Catherine Powell and Carlos Manuel Vazquez
Fordham University School of Law and Georgetown University Law Center
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Introduction to the Symposium on Feminist Approaches to International Law Thirty Years on: Still Alienating Oscar?

116 AJIL Unbound 259 (2022), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 4434135
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 02 May 2023
Catherine Powell and Adrien K. Wing
Fordham University School of Law and University of Iowa - College of Law
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Can You Hear Me? Speech and Power in the Global Digital Town Square

Overview for Can You Hear Me? Speech and Power in the Global Digital Town Square panel, in Proceedings of the 115th Annual Meeting of the 2022 American Society of International Law (2023), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 4434324
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 03 May 2023
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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Afrofuturism Blues in an Age of Racial Innocence

Afrofuturism Blues in an Age of Racial Innocence, Balkinization book symposium on Tanya K. Hernández, Racial Innocence: Unmasking Latino Anti-Black Bias and the Struggle for Equality (2022), Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 4645462
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 28 Nov 2023
Catherine Powell
Fordham University School of Law
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