Professor Pruitt, Kaceylee Klein '25 Address 'Rural Bashing'
Professor Lisa Pruitt, Kaceylee Klein ’25 presented their paper “Rural Bashing” on Feb. 17 at the University of Richmond Law Review symposium “Overlooked America: Addressing Legal Issues Facing Rural United States.”
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. She is the recipient of the law school’s 2020 Distinguished Teaching Award.