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“Causation and Criminal Law,” The Literary Lawyer, October 29, 2014.

“Free Not to Vote,” The Literary Lawyer, October 22, 2014.  This essay orginally appeared here as an article for the Ludwig von Mises Institute Canada.

“The Felony-Murder Rule: Background and Justification,” The Literary Lawyer, October 8, 2014.

“Review of Cheating Lessons, by James M. Lang,” The Literary Lawyer, September 24, 2014.

“British Origins of American Estate and Land Law,” The Literary Lawyer, September 17, 2014.

“The Immunity Community,” The Literary Lawyer, September 10, 2014.  This essay orginally appeared here as an article for the Ludwig von Mises Institute Canada.

“Are Lawyers Illiterate?” The Literary Lawyer, September 3, 2014.  This essay originally appeared here in The Imaginative Conservative.

“The Lawyers’ Guild,” The Literary Lawyer, August 27, 2014.  This essay originally appeared here as an article for The Ludwig von Mises Institute Canada.

“The Lawyers’ Guild,” Students for Liberty, August 20, 2014.  This essay originally appeared here as an article for The Ludwig von Mises Institute Canada.

“The Lawyers’ Guild,” Liberty Conservatives, August 18, 2014.  This essay originally appeared here as an article for The Ludwig von Mises Institute Canada.

“Pantry, 1982,” The Literary Lawyer, July 30, 2014.

“Abolish the Bar Exam,” The Literary Lawyer, July 23, 2014.  This essay originally appeared here at LewRockwell.com.

“Harper Lee and Words Left Behind,” The Literary Lawyer, July 10, 2014.  This essay originally appeared here in storySouth.

“Contributory Negligence and Comparative Responsibility,” The Literary Lawyer, July 2, 2014.

“Holmes’s Dissent in Bartels v. Iowa,” The Literary Lawyer, June 18, 2014.

“Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., and the Literary Quality of His Prose,” The Literary Lawyer, June 11, 2014.

“Allen Mendenhall Interviews Daniel J. Kornstein,” The Literary Lawyer, June 4, 2014.

“Lines to Holmes,” The Literary Lawyer, May 14, 2014.

“Holmes and the Pragmatic Common Law,” The Literary Lawyer, May 7, 2014.

“Legal Positivism and the Common Law,” The Literary Lawyer, April 30, 2014.

“Thomas Jefferson, George Wythe, and the Case of Howell v. Netherland,” The Literary Lawyer, April 23, 2014.

“The American Founders and Natural Law Jurisprudence,” The Literary Lawyer, April 9, 2014.

“What Crisis?  Law as the Marriage of Science and the Humanities,” The Literary Lawyer, March 12, 2014.

“Allen Mendenhall Interviews James Elkins about Law, Literature, Poetry, and Teaching,” The Literary Lawyer, February 26, 2014.

“Allen Mendenhall Interviews Edward W. Younkins,” The Literary Lawyer, February 12, 2014.

“Faulkner Studies in Japan, edited by Thomas L. McHaney; compiled by Kenzaburo Ohashi and Kiyoyuki Ono,” The Literary Lawyer, February 5, 2014.  This review originally appeared here in Southern Literary Review.

“The Invisible Hand in Popular Culture,” The Literary Lawyer, January 22, 2014.  This review originally appeared here in The Independent Review.

“Transcendental Liberty,” The Literary Lawyer, January 15, 2014.  This article originally appeared here in The Freeman.

“Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and Acceptable Use Policy: What are the Differences?” The Literary Lawyer, January 8, 2014.

“Premises Liability and Qualified Duties of Care,” The Literary Lawyer, January 3, 2014.

“Burglary at Common Law,” The Literary Lawyer, December 12, 2013.

“Flash,” The Literary Lawyer, December 4, 2013.

“A Reminder from Augustine: Sin and the Law,” The Literary Lawyer, November 29, 2013.

“Seven Points of Grammar,” The Literary Lawyer, November 20, 2013. This article originally appeared here in The Alabama Lawyer.

“Nomocracy and Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.,” The Literary Lawyer, November 13, 2013.  Originally appeared here at Nomocracy in Politics.

“Service in St. Paul’s,” The Literary Lawyer, November 6, 2013.

“Book Synopsis: Miller, William Lee.  Arguing About Slavery: The Great Battle in the United States Congress.  New York:  Alfred A. Knopf, 1996.,” The Literary Lawyer, October 30, 2013.

“John William Corrington, A Literary Conservative,” The Literary Lawyer, October 23, 2013.  Originally appeared here in Front Porch Republic.

“Is Hacking the Future of Scholarship?” The Literary Lawyer, October 16, 2013.  Originally appeared here in Pacific Standard.

“The Law Review Model as a Check against Bias?” The Literary Lawyer, October 9, 2013.

“10 Things to Know About Mortgages,” The Literary Lawyer, September 4, 2013.

“Why the Union Soldiers Fought,” The Literary Lawyer, August 28, 2013.  Originally appeared here in The University Bookman.

“What was Gomillion v. Lightfoot?” August 21, 2013.  Originally appeared here in the Encyclopedia of Alabama.

“Unmasking,” The Literary Lawyer, August 14, 2013.  Originally appeared here in Kestrel: A Journal of Literature and Art.

“Law and Locality,” The Literary Lawyer, August 7, 2013.

“William Lane Craig: Four Debates,” The Literary Lawyer, July 31, 2013.

“Pantry, 1982,” The Literary Lawyer, July 24, 2013.  Originally appeared here in The Echo.

“Abolish the Bar Exam,” The Literary Lawyer, July 10, 2013.  Originally appeared here at LewRockwell.com.

“The Politics of Paternalism,” The Literary Lawyer, July 3, 2013.  Originally appeared here at The American Spectator.

“Pragmatists Versus Agrarians?”  The Literary Lawyer, June 19, 2013.  Originally appeared here at The University Bookman.

“Bartram’s Travels and the Erotica of Nature,” The Literary Lawyer, May 29, 2013.  Originally appeared here at The Literary Table.

“Thoreau, Environmentalism, and Economy,” The Literary Lawyer, May 22, 2013.  Originally appeared here at The Literary Table.

“Edgar Allan Poe and Mesmeric Possibility,” The Literary Lawyer, May 15, 2013.  Originally appeared here at The Literary Table.

“In Memory of My Grandfather,” The Literary Lawyer, May 8, 2013.

“Law as a Seed,” The Literary Lawyer, May 1, 2013.

“Sarah Blair’s ‘Local Modernity, Global Modernism,’” The Literary Lawyer, April 25, 2013.

“The Lawyer as Rationalist,” The Literary Lawyer, April 17, 2013.

“Allen Mendenhall Interviews Lauren Clark,” The Literary Lawyer, April 10, 2013.  Originally appeared here at Southern Literary Review.

“Allen Mendenhall Interviews Julia Nunnally Duncan,” The Literary Lawyer, April 3, 2013.  Originally appeared here at Southern Literary Review.

“Plato and Natural Law Theory,” The Literary Lawyer, March 27, 2013.

“To Educate in the Permanent Things,” The Literary Lawyer, March 20, 2013.  Originallly appeared here in The American Spectator.

“Žižek and Agamben’s Homo Sacer,” The Literary Lawyer, March 6, 2013.

“Cornel West’s Genealogical Approach,” The Literary Lawyer, February 27, 2013.

“Glory and Indignity,” The Literary Lawyer, February 20, 2013.  Originally published here in The University Bookman.

“Žižek’s Real Desert,” The Literary Lawyer, February 13, 2013.

“Flourishing and Synthesis,” The Literary Lawyer, February 6, 2013.  Originally published here in The Journal of Ayn Rand Studies.

“The Major Move of Deconstruction,” The Literary Lawyer, January 30, 2013.

“Frederic Jameson and Why Postmodernism is an Enemy of Marxism,” The Literary Lawyer, January 23, 2013.

“Law and the Sum of Particulars,” The Literary Lawyer, January 17, 2013.

“Hyperspecialization and the ‘Permanent Things,’” The Literary Lawyer, January 11, 2013.

“Bloom, Poirier, Holmes: What’s the Link?” The Literary Lawyer, December 26, 2012.

“The Enduring Importance of Justice Holmes: A Brief Note,” The Literary Lawyer, December 19, 2012.

“My Reading List for 2013,” The Literary Lawyer, December 12, 2012.

“Communitas,” The Literary Lawyer, November 29, 2012.  Originally appeared here in Full of Crow.

“Of Bees and Boys,” The Literary Lawyer, November 14, 2012.  Originally appeared here in Front Porch Republic.

“Selected Bibliography for Scholarship on Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.,” The Literary Lawyer, November 8, 2012.

“Review of John Shelton Reed’s Dixie Bohemia,” The Literary Lawyer, November 1, 2012.  Originally appeared here in Southern Literary Review.

“Book Note: Twentieth-Century English Literature, Edited by Laura Marcus and Peter Nicholls (Cambridge University Press, 2004),” The Literary Lawyer, October 24, 2012.

“Article Note: ‘Conrad in the Computer,’ by Michael Stubbs,” The Literary Lawyer, October 12, 2012.

“The Law is Above the Lawyers,” The Literary Lawyer, October 3, 2012.  Originally appeared here in The American Spectator.

“Book Note: Poetic Justice and Legal Fictions, by Jonathan Kertzer,” The Literary Lawyer, September 28, 2012.

“Book Note: Machinic Modernism, by Beatrice Monaco,” The Literary Lawyer, September 2o, 2012.

“Hunting: A Poem,” The Literary Lawyer, September 5, 2012. Originally appeared here at Arator.

“American Literary History and Pragmatism,” The Literary Lawyer, August 29, 2012.

“Kenneth Burke’s Constitution: In Brief,” The Literary Lawyer, August 8, 2012.

“Rugged Individualism in Slave Narratives,” The Literary Lawyer, August 1, 2012.

“Abolish the Bar Exam,” The Literary Lawyer, July 20, 2012. Originally appeared here at LewRockwell.com.

“Law in Melville and Hawthorne,” The Literary Lawyer, July 11, 2012.

“Review of Coleman Hutchison’s Apples and Ashes,” The Literary Lawyer, June 2o, 2012. Originally appeared here at Southern Literary Review.

“Liberty and Shakespeare, Part Two,” The Literary Lawyer, May 22, 2012. Originally appeared here at Mises Daily.

“Liberty and Shakespeare, Part One,” The Literary Lawyer, May 17, 2012. Originally appeared here at Mises Daily.

“‘Gone,’ Edited with Photography by Nell Dickerson,” The Literary Lawyer, May 9, 2012. Originally appeared here at the Southern Literary Review.

“Some Poetry by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.,” The Literary Lawyer, May 2, 2012.

“Review of Teaching Law and Literature,” The Literary Lawyer, April 24, 2012.

“The Oft-Ignored Mr. Turton: Part Two,” The Literary Lawyer, April 16, 2012.

“The Oft-Ignored Mr. Turton: Part One,” The Literary Lawyer, April 12, 2012.

“Emersonian Individualism,” The Literary Lawyer, April 4, 2012. Originally appeared here at Mises Daily.

“Allen Mendenhall Interviews Jeffrey Tucker,” The Literary Lawyer, March 26, 2012.

“Henry Hazlitt, Literary Critic,” The Literary Lawyer, March 20, 2012. This essay first appeared here at Prometheus Unbound and here at Mises.org.

“A Tale of the Rise of Law (Part Two of Two),” The Literary Lawyer, March 15, 2012.

“A Tale of the Rise of Law (Part One of Two),” The Literary Lawyer, March 9, 2012.

“Allen Mendenhall Interviews Julie Cantrell,” The Literary Lawyer, February 29, 2012.

“On Ugliness,” The Literary Lawyer, February 21, 2012. This essay originally appeared here at The Legendary.

“Bogus on Buckley,” The Literary Lawyer, February 9, 2012.

“Review of Lions of the West by Robert Morgan,” The Literary Lawyer, January 31, 2012. This review originally appeared here at the Southern Literary Review.

“Book Review: Paul Cantor and Stephen Cox’s Literature and the Economics of Liberty,” The Literary Lawyer, January 23, 2012. This book review originally appeared here in the Fall 2010 issue of The Independent Review.

“Allen Mendenhall Interviews J. Neil Schulman, Prometheus Award-Winning Author of Alongside Night,” The Literary Lawyer, January 17, 2012. This interview originally appeared here at Prometheus Unbound: A Libertarian Review of Fiction and Literature.

“How I Taught Sustainability,” The Literary Lawyer, January 9, 2011.

“Additional Thoughts on Gary W. Gallagher’s The Union War,” The Literary Lawyer, December 23, 2011.

“Allen Mendenhall Interviews Ace Atkins,” The Literary Lawyer, December 12, 2011. This post originally appeared here at Southern Literary Review.

“Review of Forensic Fictions by Jay Watson,” The Literary Lawyer, December 5, 2011.

“Speculations About Baudrillard,” The Literary Lawyer, November 22, 2011.  This post originally appeared here at Austrian Economics and Literature.

“Teaching Style,” The Literary Lawyer, November 16, 2011.

“Southern Literary Review,” The Literary Lawyer, November, 13, 2011.

“Speculations about Baudrillard,” Austrian Economics and Literature, November 12, 2011. Reposted here at The Literary Lawyer.

“BOOK REVIEW: Killing Time by John Holloway and Ronald M. Gauthier,” The Literary Lawyer, November 8, 2011. This review originally appeared here at The Southern Literary Review.

“Habermas for Law Professors,” The Literary Lawyer, November 4, 2011.

“BOOK REVIEW | Autobiography of Mark Twain, Vol. I: The Complete and Authoritative Edition,” The Literary Lawyer, November 1, 2011. Previously posted here at Prometheus Unbound: A Libertarian Review of Fiction and Literature.

“The Emersonian Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.,” The Literary Lawyer, October 26, 2011.

“Teaching Audience,” The Literary Lawyer, October 21, 2011.

“The Oft-Ignored Mr. Turton in E.M. Forster’s A Passage to India,” The Literary Lawyer, October 17, 2011. Originally published here at Prometheus Unbound: A Libertarian Review of Fiction and Literature.

“Lyotard’s ‘Differend’ and Torts,” The Literary Lawyer, October 13, 2011.

“A Few More Words on Patrick Allitt’s The Conservatives,” The Literary Lawyer, October 9, 2011.

“Nietzsche on the Writer or Artist,” The Literary Lawyer, October 5, 2011. Previously posted here at The Literary Table.

“BOOK REVIEW:  Laura F. Edwards.  The People and Their Peace: Legal Culture and the Transformation of Inequality in the Post-Revolutionary South (Chapel Hill, North Carolina: University of North Carolina Press, 2009).”  The Literary Lawyer, September 28, 2011.

“Allen Mendenhall Interviews Joyce Corrington,” The Literary Lawyer, September 22, 2011.

“Foucault’s Nietzschean Genealogy,” The Literary Lawyer, September 17, 2011.

“Allen Mendenhall Interviews Richard Miles,” The Literary Lawyer, September 14, 2011.

“What is a Research Paper, and How Does It Implicate Disciplinarity?”  The Literary Lawyer, September 8, 2011.

“Nietzsche on the Writer or Artist,” The Literary Table, September 8, 2011. Reposted here at The Literary Lawyer.

“Friedrich Nietzsche’s On the Genealogy of Morals:  A Critical Précis,” The Literary Lawyer, September 1, 2011.

“The U.S. Empire and Its Japanese Province,” LewRockwell.com Blog, August 31, 2011.

“Power Made Perfect in Weakness,” The Literary Lawyer, August 28, 2011.

“Thoughts on an Essay about Pragmatism,” The Literary Lawyer, August 20, 2011. Previously posted here at The Literary Table.

“This is What Happens When You Write About Chomsky and Dershowitz,” The Literary Lawyer, August 18, 2011.

“Anamnesis Journal and Debates Over the New Natural Law,” The Literary Lawyer, August 12, 2011.

“A Quick Musing on Death and Time,” The Literary Lawyer, August 5, 2011.

“Excerpt from ‘Transnational Law: An Essay in Definition with a Polemic Conclusion,’” The Literary Lawyer, August 3, 2011.

“The Problem with Legal Education; or, Another Piece About the Aimlessness, Pointlessness, and Groundlessness of Law School,” The Literary Lawyer, July 27, 2011.

“What Glynda Hull and Mike Rose Learned from Researching Remedial Writing Programs,” The Literary Lawyer, July 20, 2011.

“Conservatives and the Natural Law vs. Positive Law Debate,” The Literary Lawyer, July 14, 2011.

“Teaching Bioethics from a Legal Perspective,” The Literary Lawyer, July 6, 2011.

“Adam’s Rib and the ‘Two-Worlds’ Problem,” The Literary Lawyer, June 29, 2011.

“Screening Legal Education,” The Literary Lawyer, June 15, 2011.

“Outline and Summary of David F. Ericson’s The Debate Over Slavery (New York University Press, 2000),” The Literary Lawyer, June 7, 2011.

“Allen Mendenhall Interviews Mary Jennings,” The Literary Lawyer, June 1, 2011.

“Transnational Law: An Essay in Definition with a Polemic Addendum,” Austrian Economics and Literature, May 23, 2011.

“Interview with Troy Camplin, Interdisciplinary Scholar and Author of Diaphysics,” The Literary Lawyer, May 18, 2011.

“The Place of Miscegenation Laws within Historical Scholarship About Slavery,” The Literary Lawyer, May 17, 2011. Previously posted here at The Literary Table.

“Andrew Ferguson on ‘Converting Mamet,” Austrian Economics and Literature, May 17, 2011. Reposted here at The Literary Lawyer.

“The Place of Miscegenation Laws within Historical Scholarship About Slavery,” The Literary Table, May 15, 2011. Reposted here at The Literary Lawyer.

“Writing, Workshopping, Emulation,” The Literary Lawyer, May 13, 2011.

“Wallace Stevens and Imagination,” The Literary Lawyer, May 4, 2011. First appeared here at themendenhall.

“Outline and Summary of Thomas D. Morris’s Southern Slavery and the Law, 1619-1860 (Chapel Hill, North Carolina: University of North Carolina Press, 1996),” The Literary Lawyer, April 20, 2011.

“Law and the Ordinary, by Alexandre Lefebvre,” The Literary Lawyer, April 13, 2011.

“Outline and Summary of Walter Johnson’s Soul by Soul: Life Inside the Antebellum Slave Market (Cambridge, Massachusetts and London, England: Harvard University Press, 1999),” The Literary Lawyer, April 9, 2011.

“Introduction: Allen Mendenhall,” Austrian Economics and Literature, April 8, 2011.

“Law Professors and Laws of Slavery,” The Literary Lawyer, April 4, 2011. This post originally appeared at The Literary Table.

“Law Professors and Laws of Slavery,” The Literary Table, March 28, 2011.

“Outline and Summary of Diana Ramey Berry’s Swing the Sickle for the Harvest is Ripe: Gender and Slavery in Antebellum Georgia (Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2007),” The Literary Lawyer, March 28, 2011.

“Doug Brent on Reinventing WAC (Again),” The Literary Lawyer, March 9, 2011.

“Outline and Summary of Sylvia R. Frey’s Water from the Rock,” The Literary Lawyer, February 20, 2011.

“Outline and Summary of Ira Berlin’s Many Thousands Gone,” The Literary Lawyer, February 9, 2011.

“Literature and the Economics of Liberty,” The Literary Lawyer, February 5, 2011.

“Outline and Summary of David Brion Davis’s The Problem of Slavery in Western Culture,” The Literary Lawyer, January 27, 2011.

“On My Teaching,” The Literary Lawyer, January 10, 2011.

“Jurisprudence: East vs. West or East and West,” The Literary Lawyer, December 29, 2010.

“Drafting and Revision,” The Literary Lawyer, December 21, 2010.

“Joan Richardson on Emerson, the Pragmatist,” The Literary Lawyer, December 9, 2010.

“Being John Hagerty,” The Literary Lawyer, November 18, 2010.

“Thoughts on an Essay about Pragmatism,” The Literary Table, November 18, 2010.

“Hyperreality, Metaphor & Currency,” Austrian Economics and Literature, November 11, 2010.

“Signs Taken for Truths,” The Literary Lawyer, October 24, 2010.

“Saying Yes to No,” The Literary Lawyer, October 9, 2010.

“Shakespeare, Othello, and Science in America: An Argument I Might Make (If I had the time),” The Literary Lawyer, September 27, 2010.

“Legal Research & Writing, Audience, and Cross-Disciplinarity,” The Literary Lawyer, September 6, 2010.

“Discourse and Legal Writing Instructors,” The Literary Lawyer, August 28, 2010.

“Constructing Tony Montana, Scarface,” The Literary Lawyer, August 12, 2010.

“Atomic Anniversary,” Chronicles, August 9, 2010. View the original article here.

“Shakespeare, Whitman & Emerson,” The Literary Lawyer, August 9, 2010.

“William Bartram’s Travels and the Erotica of Nature,” The Literary Table, August 6, 2010.

“Review of John Ernest’s Chaotic Justice (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2009),” The Literary Lawyer, July 7, 2010.

“Thoreau, Environmentalism, Economy,” The Literary Table, June 17, 2010.

“A Quick Musing on the Santayana Movement,” The Literary Lawyer, June 8, 2010.

“Edgar Allan Poe and Mesmeric Possibility,” The Literary Table, May 27, 2010.

“Jefferson and Information Policy,” The Literary Lawyer, May 18, 2010.

“A Defense of Law-and-Literature,” The Literary Lawyer, May 7, 2010.

 

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