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Friday, November 28, 2008

Law professor/historian Gordon-Reed Wins National Book Award

Annette Gordon-Reed, a law professor at New York Law School and a history professor at Rutgers University, has won the National Book Award for The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family. The news release is here.

It's been a rather good week for New York Law School!

UPDATE:  Some interesting context and background to this award and Professor Gordon-Reed's work on this topic here.

http://leiterlawschool.typepad.com/leiter/2008/11/law-professorhistorian-gordonreed-wins-national-book-award.html

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