A Good Read
Truth and Technicalities in Terror Trials
In this post for A Good Read, Ayesha Pattnaik reviews Mayur Suresh's new book, Terror Trials: Life and Law in Delhi’s Courts (Fordham University Press, 2022)
A Model of Feminist Legal History
In this post for A Good Read, Professor Rosemary Auchmuty reviews SLSA prize-winner Sharon Thompson's new book, Quiet Revolutionaries: The Married Women's Association and Family Law (Bloomsbury, 2022)
Co-Conspirators? Radical Lawyers Who Chose to Work in and beyond the Law
In this post for A Good Read, Professor Linda Mulcahy reviews Luca Falciola's new book, Up Against the Law: Radical Lawyers and Social Movements, 1960s–1970s (University of North Carolina Press, 2022)
Why Flexibility Fails Precarious Workers
In this post for A Good Read, Professor Joanne Conaghan reviews Emily Grabham's new book, Women, Precarious Work, and Care: The Failure of Family-Friendly Rights (Bristol University Press, 2021).
The Books We Don’t Recommend but Can’t Stop Thinking about
In this post for A Good Read, Professor Patrick Schmidt reviews Erwin Chemerinsky's new book, Presumed Guilty: How the Supreme Court Empowered the Police and Subverted Civil Rights (Liveright, 2022).
In Search of Progressive Lawyers
In this post Andy Boon reviews Jacqueline Kinghan's new book, Lawyers, Networks and Progressive Social Change: Lawyers Changing Lives (Hart, 2021).
What is Global Pro Bono About?
Pierre-Louis Sanchez reviews Scott L. Cummings, Fabio de Sa e Silva, and Louise G. Trubek's new collection, 'Global Pro Bono: Causes, Context, and Contestation' (Cambridge University Press, 2022).
Reading the Archives of International Law
In this post for A Good Read, Trish Luker (UTS) reviews Henry Alexander Redwood's new book, The Archival Politics of International Courts (Cambridge University Press, 2021).
“Designerly ways can help”
In this post, Dr Emma Rowden (Oxford Brookes University) reviews Amanda Perry-Kessaris' book, Doing Sociolegal Research in Design Mode (Routledge, 2022).
Common Seas, Private Orders
In this post for A Good Read, Ciarán O’Kelly (Queen's University Belfast) reviews Florian Grisel's new book, The Limits of Private Governance: Norms and Rules in a Mediterranean Fishery (Hart, 2021).
Re-Thinking the Legal Aid Market in Immigration and Asylum Representation
In this post Nick Gill reviews Jo Wilding's new book, The Legal Aid Market: Challenges for Publicly Funded Immigration and Asylum Legal Representation (Policy Press, 2021).