Professor Pruitt and Bradley Showman '14 Speak at University of South Dakota Law Symposium
Professor Lisa R. Pruitt and Bradley Showman '14 spoke at the University of South Dakota School of Law on March 21 as part of the "Rural Practice Symposium," a conference on the challenges facing rural practitioners and legal consultants across the nation as they examine new solutions for revitalizing rural America. Pruitt and Showman delivered a luncheon address entitled "Law Stretched Thin: Access to Justice in Rural America." Their article by the same name will be published in the South Dakota Law Review.
Lisa R. Pruitt is a professor at UC Davis School of Law whose recent scholarship explores the legal relevance of rural spatiality, including how it inflects dimensions of gender, race, and ethnicity. Pruitt's work also considers rural-urban difference in transnational and international contexts.
Rural Practice Symposium