Taunya Lovell Banks

University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law

Jacob A. France Professor of Equality Jurisprudence

500 West Baltimore Street

Baltimore, MD 21201-1786

United States

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Scholarly Papers (28)

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Dangerous Woman: Elizabeth Key's Freedom Suit - Subjecthood and Racialized Identity in Seventeenth Century Colonial Virginia

U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2005-28, Akron Law Review, v. 41, 2008, p. 799-837.
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Feb 2005 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2010
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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Legal History, Race, Gender, Slavery

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Mestizaje and the Mexican Mestizo Self: No Hay Sangre Negra, so There is No Blackness

U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2005-48, Southern California Interdisciplinary Law Journal, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 199-234, Spring 2006
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Aug 2005
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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Race, ethnicity, mestizaje, Mexico, Mexican Americans, LatCrit., law and humanities, legal history

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A Darker Shade of Pale Revisited: Light-Skinned Negroes, Neo-Mulattoes and Colorism in the 'Post-Racial' Obama Era

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 15 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2011
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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race, colorism, implicit bias, anti-discrimination

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Colorism Among South Asians: Title VII and Skin Tone Discrimination

Forthcoming in Washington University Global Law Review, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-19
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Aug 2015
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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employment discrimination, color discrimination, intra-racial

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What Documentary Films Teach Us About the Criminal Justice System - Introduction

University of Maryland Law Journal of Race, Religion, Gender & Class, Vol. 8, 2009, University of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-27
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 29 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2009
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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film, criminal justice system, documentary filmmakers

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Balancing Competing Individual Constitutional Rights: Raising Some Questions

LAW AND RIGHTS: GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES ON CONSTITUTIONALISM AND GOVERNANCE, pp. 27-45, Penelope E. Andrews & Susan Bazill, eds., Vandeplas Publishing, 2008 , U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-44
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Nov 2008
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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socio-economic rights, democracy, South Africa, Constitutional Court

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Outsider Citizens: Film Narratives About the Internment of Japanese Americans

Suffolk University Law Review, v. 42, 2009, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-5
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 22 Jan 2020
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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Japanese Americans, internment, civil rights, Asian Americans, minorities

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Race, Place and Historic Moment – Black and Japanese American World War II Veterans: The G.I. Bill of Rights and the Model Minority Myth

Minority Relations: Intergroup Conflict and Cooperation (Robert S. Chang & Greg Robinson eds. 2017), U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-20
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 25 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2020
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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social change, socioeconomic status, G.I. Bill, housing, higher education, postwar, racial subordination, veterans, Nisei

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Judging the Judges - Daytime Television's Integrated Reality Court Bench

LAWYERS IN YOUR LIVING ROOM: LAW ON TELEVISION, Michael Asimov, ed., Chicago, American Bar Association, 2009, p. 309-320, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-25
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2009
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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daytime television court judges

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Setting the Record Straight: Maryland's First Black Women Law Graduates

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 May 2005
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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Legal education, discrimination, gender, race

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A Few Random Thoughts About Socio-Economic 'Rights' in the United States in Light of the 2008 Financial Meltdown

Maryland Journal of International Law, Vol. 24, p. 163, 2009, University of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-28
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 29 Jun 2009
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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socio-economic rights, human rights

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Thurgood Marshall, the Race Man, and Gender Equality in the Courts

Virginia Journal of Social Policy and the Law, Vol. 18, No. 1, 2010, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-22
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2010
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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Thurgood Marshall, constitutional law, women's rights

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Civil Trials: A Film Illusion?

Fordham Law Review, Forthcoming, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2017-1
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Feb 2017
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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Civil Jury Trial, Courtroom Films, Trial Films, Legal Movies, Law Drama, Law and Popular Culture

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Here Comes the Judge! Gender Distortion on TV Reality Court Shows

University of Baltimore Law Forum, V. 39, pp. 38-56, 2009, University of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-37
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 24 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 28 Sep 2009
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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reality television, judges, courtroom television

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Brown at 50: Reconstructing Brown's Promise

U of Maryland Legal Studies Paper No. 2004-18
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Aug 2004
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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racial discrimination, education equity, racial integration, public education

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The Disappearing Public Toilet

50 Seton Hall Law Review 1061 (2020), U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2019-10
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Sep 2019 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2020
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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civil rights, public health, public law, public spaces, human rights, discrimination

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Funding Race as Biology: The Relevance of ‘Race’ in Medical Research

12 Minnesota Journal of Law, Science & Technology, 571, 2011, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011-13
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 14 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2014
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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race, ethnicity, ethno-race, racial stratification, biology

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Two Colored Women's Conversation About the Relevance of Feminist Law Journals in the Twenty-First Century

Columbia Journal of Gender and Law, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 498-509, 2003, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2006-32
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Sep 2006
Taunya Lovell Banks and Penelope Andrews
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law and New York Law SchoolNew York Law School
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feminist legal scholarship

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Still Drowning in Segregation: Limits of Law in Post-Civil Rights America

Law & Inequality, Vol. 32, 2014, Forthcoming, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-60
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2014
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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civil rights, public health, legal history, law & society

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Black Pluralism in Post Loving America

LOVING V. VIRGINIA: RETHINKING RACE, SEX AND MARRIAGE IN A 'POST-RACIAL' WORLD, Cambridge University Press, 2011, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-56
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 09 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2010
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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racial identity, anti-discrimination law, situational blackness, miscegenation

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Trampling Whose Rights? Democratic Majority Rule and Racial Minorities: A Response to Chin and Wagner

Harvard Civil Rights - Civil Liberties Law Review (CR-CL), Vol. 43, No. 1, pp. 127-164, 2008, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-15
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 28 Mar 2008
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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racial discrimination, disenfranchisement

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The Unfinished Journey - Education, Equality and Martin Luther King, Jr. Revisited

Villanova Law Review, Vol. 58, 2013, p. 471-, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-29
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 18 May 2013 Last Revised: 12 Jul 2013
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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segregation, integration, race, public education

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President Obama and the Supremes: Obama's Legacy – The Rise of Women's Voices on the Court

65 Drake Law Review 911 (2017), U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2017-26
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Aug 2017 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2017
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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Supreme Court, Women Justices, Female Justices, sotomayor, Kagan, Ginsburg, O'Connor, Interruption, Empirical Analysis, Voting Patterns, Oral Argument

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Multiracial Malaise: Multiracial as a Legal Racial Category

86 Fordham Law Review 2783 (2018)., U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018-02
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 02 Oct 2018
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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multiracial, census, interracial, OMB statistical directive 15, racialization process

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Troubled Waters: Mid-Twentieth Century American Society on 'Trial' in the Films of John Waters

Stetson Law Review, Vol. 39, 2009, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2009-49
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 20 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 30 Dec 2010
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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Post-Katrina Suppression of Black Working-Class Political Expression

Journal of Public Management and Social Policy, 2015 Forthcoming, U of Maryland Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-21
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 28 Aug 2015
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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free expression, first amendment, Katrina, New Orleans, street parades

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Multi-Layered Racism: Courts’ Continued Resistance to Colorism Claims

SHADES OF DIFFERENCE - WHY SKIN COLOR MATTERS, Evelyn Nakano Glenn, ed., Stanford U. Press, 2009
Posted: 06 Sep 2010
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law

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colorism, race discrimination, implicit bias

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Exploring White Resistance to Racial Reconciliation in the United States

Posted: 28 Oct 2003
Taunya Lovell Banks
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law

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race, racial reconciliation, slavery, reparations, film, racism