Katie Rose Guest Pryal

University of North Carolina School of Law

Adjunct Professor of Law

Van Hecke-Wettach Hall, 160 Ridge Road

CB #3380

Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3380

United States

http://katieroseguestpryal.com

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“  My main areas of research are (1) mental health and disability and (2) metacognition, transfer, and genre theory in the context of teaching writing. /|\ My work in progress, Genre Discovery 2.0 (Barry Law Review, forthcoming May 2023), takes on metacognition and genre pedagogy in legal writing courses. It is a sequel to The Genre Discovery Approach: Preparing Law Students to Write Any Legal Document (Wayne Law Review, 2013). /|\ I am the co-editor of The Complete Series for Legal Writers (along with Alexa Z. Chew), which includes The Complete Legal Writer (2d ed. 2020), The Complete Bar Writer (2020), The Complete Pre-Law Writer (2022), and The Complete Legal Stylist (forthcoming). /|\ I am also the co-author of Core Grammar for Lawyers (4th ed. 2019) and Core Grammar for College (2d ed. 2020).  ”

Scholarly Papers (24)

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Walking in Another’s Skin: Failure of Empathy in to Kill a Mockingbird

HARPER LEE'S TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD: NEW ESSAYS 174-189 (Michael J. Meyer, ed., Scarecrow Press, 2010), UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1713002
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2013
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird, rhetoric, Kenneth Burke, empathy, McCleskey v. Kemp

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Core Grammar for Lawyers: Teacher's Manual

'Core Grammar for Lawyers: Teacher's Manual' (Carolina Academic Press, 4th ed. 2021), UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2322530
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 08 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2021
Ruth A. McKinney and Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law and University of North Carolina School of Law
Downloads 1,178 (22,844)

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legal writing, grammar, legal rhetoric, legal grammar

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Bridging the Gap between Law School and Law Practice

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 09 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 29 Jun 2015
Alexa Chew and Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law and University of North Carolina School of Law
Downloads 378 (101,059)

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practice-ready; empirical research; legal writing; law practice; mentoring; supervision; lawyers; legal education

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A Short Guide to Writing About Law (Contents and Preface)

A Short Guide to Writing About Law, 2011
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Apr 2013
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law
Downloads 319 (121,995)

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legal writing, legal rhetoric, rhetoric and composition, writing across the disciplines

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The Genre Discovery Approach: Preparing Law Students to Write Any Legal Document

Wayne Law Review, Vol. 59, 2013
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Jun 2014
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law
Downloads 280 (139,935)

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genre, genre theory, rhetoric, legal writing, legal genres, legal education, carnegie report, metacognition, composition

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The Creativity Mystique and the Rhetoric of Mood Disorders

31 Disability Studies Quarterly (Issue 3, 2011), UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1906838
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 09 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2013
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law
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mood disorder, depression, disability, creativity, bipolar disorder, manic-depression, rhetoric, rhetoric of science, pseudoscience, mad genius, Kay Redfield Jamison

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The Ideology of Terror: Why We Will Never Win the 'War'

28 Journal of American Culture 368 (2005)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2013
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law
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terror, war, ideology, rhetoric, Bush, Kerry, Gender

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Cut Clutter with 'Checklist-Find': Using Technology to Teach Effective, Efficient Revision

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 02 Jun 2015
Kaci Bishop and Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law and University of North Carolina School of Law
Downloads 141 (260,970)

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legal writing, legal education, writing, editing, literacy, checklist, plain English, grammar, legal grammar

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Report: Employer Preferences for Writing Samples Based on Data Gathered from the New Legal Writers Survey

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 24 Aug 2014
Alexa Chew and Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law and University of North Carolina School of Law
Downloads 129 (279,506)
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legal writing, legal supervising, supervising lawyers, law practice, legal education, empirical legal research, law practice, genre theory, legal genres

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The Genre of the Mood Memoir and the Ethos of Psychiatric Disability

40 Rhetoric Society Quarterly 479-501, (Issue 5, 2010), UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1811127
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 18 Apr 2011 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2013
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law
Downloads 127 (282,769)
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rhetoric, psychiatry, mood disorder, depression, bipolar disorder, genre, memoir, narrative, disability

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Preface and Table of Contents: The Complete Legal Writer, Second Edition

The Complete Legal Writer, Second Edition, 2020
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2020
Alexa Chew and Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law and University of North Carolina School of Law
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legal writing, genre, genre discovery, legal analysis, citation, research

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Introduction: Symposium 2014: Vulnerable Defendants and the Criminal Justice System

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 93, No. 1211, 2015
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 Jul 2015
Tamar R. Birckhead and Katie Rose Guest Pryal
Yale Law School and University of North Carolina School of Law
Downloads 120 (294,854)

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crime, criminal justice, incarceration, juvenile justice, mental illness, defendants, disability, solitary confinement

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Intimate Pedagogy: The Practice of Embodiment in University Classrooms

1 Assuming Gender 62-77 (Issue 2, 2010), UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1754015
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 03 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2013
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law
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pedagogy, speech acts, performativity, embodiment, intimacy, eros, teaching, sexuality

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Reframing Sanity: Scapegoating the Mentally Ill in the Case of Jared Loughner

RE/FRAMING IDENTIFICATIONS 159-168 (Michelle Ballif ed., 2013)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 22 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2013
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law
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rhetoric, psychiatry, violence, sanity, Kenneth Burke, mental illness, scapegoat, crime

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Hollywood's White Legal Heroes and the Legacy of Slave Codes

AFTERIMAGES OF SLAVERY: ESSAYS ON APPEARANCES IN RECENT AMERICAN FILMS, LITERATURE, TELEVISION, AND OTHER MEDIA 145-63 (Marlene D. Allen & Seretha D. Williams eds., 2012)
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 22 Jan 2020
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Cinema, Capital Punishment, Amistad, A Time to Kill, Slave Codes, Slavery, McCleskey

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Core Grammar for College: Teacher's Manual

Teacher's Manual, CORE GRAMMAR FOR COLLEGE (2d ed., Carolina Academic Press 2020)
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 01 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2021
Ruth A. McKinney and Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law and University of North Carolina School of Law
Downloads 95 (345,355)

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grammar, rhetoric, composition, writing, pedagogy

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'Embrace the Prudent Alliance': William Byrd of Westover and Intermarriage between Europeans and Native Americans

23 Postscript 51 (2006)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2013
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law
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interracial marriage, Native Americans, race, William Byrd

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Law, Literature, and Interdisciplinary Copia: A Response to Skeptics

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 28 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 21 Nov 2015
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law
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law and literature, rhetoric, erasmus, copia, pedagogy, law teaching

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The Rhetoric of Sissy-Slogans: How Denigrating the Feminine Perpetuates the Terror Wars

15 Journal of Gender, Race and Justice 503 (2012), UNC Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2135591
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Aug 2012 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2013
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law
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rhetoric, terror, gender, feminism, war, logic

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Mapping the Culture Wars: American Legal Cultural Studies Now

2010 Euresis: Romanian Journal of Literary and Cultural Studies 158-70 (2010)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2013
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law
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legal cultural studies, law and culture, law and rhetoric, lawrence v. texas, law and literature, cultural studies, legal culture, ethics

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Heller's Scapegoats

North Carolina Law Review, Vol. 93, 2015
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 May 2015
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law
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mental health, mental illness, gun control, involuntary commitment, psychiatry, D.C. v. Heller, scapegoat, criminal law

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Harriet E. Wilson

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN WRITERS, p. 629, Yolanda Page, ed., Greenwood Press, 2007
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 10 Jul 2011
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law
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Harriet E. Wilson, African American writer, novelist, slavery, Our Nig

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Book Review Essay: Healing Feminism's Broken Heart

25 Women's Rights Law Reporter 167 (2004)
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 09 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2013
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law
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feminism, activism, feminist theory, Andrea Dworkin

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A Lecturer's Almanac

Hybrid Pedagogy, October 2013
Posted: 25 Oct 2013
Katie Rose Guest Pryal
University of North Carolina School of Law

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adjunct, tenure, academia, academic labor, contingency, academic parity