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News Posted on October 20, 2017

Professor Pruitt Keynotes University of Toledo College of Law Conference

Professor Lisa R. Pruitt gave the keynote address at the "Gender Equality: Progress and Possibilities" conference at the University of Toledo College of Law on October 13. Her talk was titled "The Women Feminism Forgot: Rural and White Working-Class Women in the Age of Trump."

Lisa R. Pruitt, Martin Luther King, Jr. Professor at UC Davis School of Law, is a scholar whose recent work 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.