Stephen Ellmann Clinical Theory Workshop

Stephen Ellmann Clinical Theory Workshop

The Stephen Ellmann Clinical Theory Workshop provides clinical legal educators with the opportunity to discuss legal scholarship exploring issues of clinical pedagogy, lawyering theory, substantive law, and empirical analysis that are relevant to clinical legal education. The Stephen Ellmann Clinical Theory Workshop is named in honor of Stephen J. Ellmann (1951-2019), a law professor, scholar, and advocate of clinical legal education, who founded the Clinical Theory Workshop in 1985. The Workshop is jointly sponsored by the City University of New York School of Law, Fordham Law School, New York Law School, and New York University School of Law. 


Schedule for 2020-2021:

Fall 2020 Dates:

Friday, 10/2/2020 at 2pm 
Title:  Monopolizing Whiteness
Erika Wilson (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)

Friday, 11/13/2020 at 2pm
Title:  "Black Rage" and the Architecture of Racial Oppression
Deborah Archer (New York University School of Law)

Friday, 2/5/2021 at 2pm
Working Title:  Adopting a Robust Immigration Agenda:  The Call for the Progressive Prosecutor to End the Deportation Pipeline
Talia Peleg (City University of New York School of Law)

Title:  Defense Lawyering in the Progressive Prosecution Era
Jenny Roberts (American University Washington College of Law)

Friday, 3/5/2021 at 2pm
Working Title:  Returning Black Children to the Village
Tarek Ismail (City University of New York School of Law)

Title:  Re-Envisioning Child Well-Being:  Untangling the Inequitable Intersections among Child Welfare, Juvenile Justice and Education
Kele Stewart (University of Miami School of Law)