2011 Hurst Summer Institute

Location: Sessions take place at the Lowell Center meeting room (Lower Lounge) except where noted.  Participation in this event is limited to Hurst Fellows and invited guests.


Hurst Fellows:
    Fellows List with Bios
Chair and Guest Scholars in order of presentation:
     Barbara Young Welke (University of Minnesota) (Chair)
     Sarah (Sally) Barringer Gordon (University of Pennsylvania)
     Lawrence M. Friedman (Stanford University)
     Robert W. Gordon (Yale University)
     Dylan Penningroth (Northwestern University)
     Lauren Benton (New York University) 
     Christopher Tomlins (University of California-Irvine School of Law)

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Final Program

Required Readings

Link to Readings Access restricted; log-in and password required. 

Suggested Supplemental Readings

ILS Website: The Scholarship of James Willard Hurst

Hartog: "Snakes in Ireland: A Conversation with Willard Hurst"
Law and History Review Vol. 12 No. 2 (Fall 1994).

Hurst: Law and the Conditions of Freedom in the Nineteenth-Century United States  (A copy of this book will be provided to each Hurst Fellow upon arrival.)

Hurst Collection - the UW Law library's online collection of materials by and about Hurst.  http://library.law.wisc.edu/hurst/.

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