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News Posted on November 6, 2013

Professor Pruitt Speaks at American University Poverty Law Conference

Professor Lisa R. Pruitt spoke at American University Washington College of Law as part of the conference on "Poverty Law: Cases, Teaching, and Scholarship" held October 25-26. Professor Pruitt was on a plenary panel titled "Race and Poverty" and participated in a teaching panel on "A Pedagogical Experiment in Rural Community Advocacy."

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.

"Poverty Law: Cases, Teaching, and Scholarship"