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Law and Rurality Workshop

Thursday, Feb. 14 - Friday, Feb. 15

King Hall, Faculty Lounge - Room 2100A


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Day One - Thursday, Feb. 14

2 p.m. - Opening Remarks
Professor Lisa Pruitt and Senior Associate Dean Afra Afsharipour

2:30 p.m. - Cooperatives and Climate Change
Assistant Professor Shelley Welton and Keith Taylor

3:30 p.m. - The Fight to Save the Town
Professor Michelle Wilde Anderson and Professor Darien Shanske

4:30 p.m. - Rural Landscapes and Race
Professor Jessica A. Shoemaker and Assistant Professor Kathryn De Master


Day Two - Friday, Feb. 15

9 a.m. - Forest Product Markets, Climate Change, and Rural Communities - Choosing a Complex Analytical Lens Over Conventional Wisdom
Professor Blake Hudson and Professor Al Lin

10 a.m. - Solo Female Homesteaders: A History
Assistant Professor Hannah Haksgaard and Professor Carlton Larson

11 a.m. - Rural Health, Universality, and Legislative Targeting
Professor Nicole Huberfeld and Professor Lisa Ikemoto

12 p.m. - Lunch

1 p.m. - Space, Place, and Criminal Justice Processes: How Prison Rurality Shapes Parole Hearings
Assistant Professor Katie Young and Assistant Professor Chris Smith

2 p.m. - Distributive Justice and Rural America
Assistant Professor Ann Eisenberg and Professor Lisa R. Pruitt

3 p.m. - Access to Justice for Rural People of Color: Looking Through a Prosecution Lens
Assistant Professor Maybell Romero and Professor Jack Chin

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