Adrienne Davis - Publications
For the most recent list of publications, please see the current CV [view].
Recent Articles and Book Chapters
- “Bad Girls of Art & Law: Abjection, Power & Sexuality Exceptionalism in (Kara Walker's) Art and (Janet Halley's) Law,” 23 Yale Journal of Law & Feminism 1 (2011) [SSRN]
- “Regulating Polygamy: Intimacy, Default Rules, and Bargaining for Equality,” 110 Columbia Law Review 1955 (2010) [SSRN]
- “Historic and Modern Social Movements for Reparations: The National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations in America (N’COBRA) and Its Antecedents” (with A.A. Aiyetoro), 16 Texas Wesleyan Law Review 687 (2010) (Symposium on Lawyers of Color) [SSRN]
- “Making Up is Hard to Do: An Epistolary Exchange on Race, Gender & Sexual Orientation in the Law School Classroom” (with R. Chang), 33 Harvard Journal of Gender and Law 1 (2010) [SSRN]
- “The ‘Sexual Economy’ of American Slavery,” Still Brave: The Evolution of Black Women’s Studies (reprint) (eds. S.M. James, F.S. Foster, & B. Guy-Sheftall), The Feminist Press, CUNY (2009)
Recent Review and Other Essays
- "Three Snapshots of Scholarly Engagement: Catharine MacKinnon's Ethical Entrenchment, Transformative Politics, and Personal Commitment," 47 Tulsa Law Review (2011)
- "Erotic Entitlements Part I: A Reply to Sex Therapy in the Age of Viagra: "Money Can't Buy Me Love,”" 35 Washington University Journal of Law & Policy 421 (2011)
- “Masculinity & Interracial Intimacy in ‘Star Trek’ and ‘Gran Torino,’” 32 New Political Science 163 (2010) [SSRN]
- “Introduction: Symposium on The Politics of Identity After Identity Politics” 33 Washington University Journal of Law & Policy 1 (2010) [PDF]
- "Introduction to the Symposium: Mass Incarceration and Masculinity through a Black Feminist Lens" (with Annette Appell), 37 Washington University Journal of Law & Policy 1 (2011) [PDF]
Other Representative Scholarship – Articles and Books Chapters
- “Slavery and the Roots of Sexual Harassment,” Directions in Sexual Harassment (eds. C. MacKinnon & R. Siegel), Yale University Press (2003) [PDF]
- “Don’t Let Nobody Bother Yo’ Principle: The Sexual Economy of American Slavery,” Sister Circle: Black Women and Work (ed. S. Harley), Rutgers University Press (2002) [PDF]
- “Leash Life: Toward a Theory and Doctrine of Pet Inheritance”
- “Re-Thinking Interracial Intimacy”
- "The Jurisprudence & Justice of Reparations"
- “From Duke LAX to Live Nude Girls Unite!: Interrogating Feminist Discourses of Sex for Hire”
- "From Pancakes to Broadway: Managing Women, the Care Crisis, and Economic Personality in Imitation of Life"