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News Posted on July 19, 2013

Professor Pruitt Presents at Law on the Edge Conference in Vancouver

Professor Lisa Pruitt gave two presentations on July 3 at the Law on the Edge Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia.  The presentations were titled, "An Experiment in Rural Community Advocacy" and "The Rural Lawscape: Space Tames Law Tames Space."  

The conference was sponsored by the Canadian Law and Society Association and the Law and Society Association of Australia & New Zealand.  

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.

Law on the Edge Conference