22 Pages Posted: 9 Dec 2009
Date Written: 2001
Symposium: Cultural Studies & the Law: Beyond Legal Realism? This article is a symptomatic reading of Shaw v. Reno. This reading is informed by Lacanian psychoanalysis and the work of James Baldwin.
Keywords: James Baldwin, Jurisprudence, Lynching, Jacques Lacan, James Meredith, Sandra Day O'Connor, Race, Racism, Shaw v. Reno, Voting Rights
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Farley, Anthony Paul, Lacan & Voting Rights (2001). Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities, Vol. 13, No. 1, 2001. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1518438