Randall Kennedy research material for books written by Randall Kennedy
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18 boxes (7.5 linear feet)
Material includes research notes, articles collected by Kennedy, court documents, correspondence, audio and video recordings of interviews and presentations, book reviews, interviews, and other related materials.
The collection is dominated by secondary research material. Kennedy did, however, annotate some of the material, mostly articles and correspondence. There are also several folders of hand written notes.
Randall L. Kennedy
- B.A., Princeton University1977
- Balliol College, Oxford University 1979,History
- J.D., Yale Law School 1982
Harvard Law School Appointments
- Assistant Professorof Law, 1984
- Professor of Law, 1989
- MichaelR. Klein Professor of Law, 2005
- Persistence of the Color Line: Racial Politics and the Obama Presidency 2011
- Interracial Intimacies: Sex, Marriage, Identity and Adoption, 2003
- Nigger: The Strange Career of a Troublesome Word, 2002
- Race, Crime, and the Law, 1997
- Series I. Nigger: The Strange Career of a Troublesome Word, 1977 - 2003 1977 - 2003
Includes all materials donated by Prof. Kennedy for his book, Nigger: The Strange Career of a Troublesome Word . Items include research materials, notes, interviews, andcorrespondence. Most of the correspondence is post-publicationregarding the book.
- Series II. Interracial Intimacies: Sex, Marriage, Identity and Adoption, 1913 - 2003 1913 - 2003
- Series III. ResearchMaterials for additional books
ProfessorKennedy periodically donates material for other books he has written.To date these include, Race, Crime, and the Law and Persistence of the Color Line: Racial Politics and the Obama Presidency.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Kennedy, Randall. Research material for books written by Randall Kennedy
- Harvard Law School Library, Cambridge, MA 02138
- EAD ID
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