Storytelling for Oppositionists and Others: A Plea for Narrative
University of Alabama - School of Law
August 1, 1989
Michigan Law Review, Vol. 87, No. 2411, 1989
This is one of the earliest pieces to address legal storytelling or narrative analysis. It explains why it is helpful both to tell and analyze legal stories. A middle section tells a story of a single event – a black lawyer interviews for a position at a top school and is rejected – from several points of view. The article thus is both an exemplar of legal storytelling as well as an effort to analyze and defend the genre.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 32
Date posted: March 28, 2010