A summary of writing, presentations, and media mentions from April-May 2018.
Laurie Blank has been named a faculty fellow at the Robson Program for Business, Public Policy and Government at Goizueta Business School. She was also invited to serve on the editorial board of Military Law and Law of War Review.
Deborah Dinner's article, Beyond “Best Practices": Employment-Discrimination Law in the Neoliberal Era, Indiana Law Journal (2017), received an honorable mention for the Dorothy Ross Prize, awarded annually by the Society for US Intellectual History. The prize recognizes the best academic article in US intellectual history published in the previous calendar year by an emerging scholar.
Polly Price served as an affiliated faculty member of New Mexico State University's Department of Public Health Sciences during the spring 2018 semester. She worked with the following groups in connection with her study of tuberculosis and other contagious diseases along the US/Mexico border:
  • The US-Mexico Border Health Commission
  • Operation Cascarones (an epidemiology sharing and communication simulation) 
  • The Border Epidemiology and Surveillance Team, coordinated by the CDC's El Paso Quarantine Station
Teemu Ruskolas book, Legal Orientalism: China, the United States, and Modern Law (Harvard University Press 2013) was the subject of three 2017 Chinese law review symposium issues.
  • 法律书评 [Law Book Review] (no. 12, 2017).
  • 人民大学法律评论 [Renmin University Law Review] (no. 5, 2017)
  • 厦门大学法律评论 [Xiamen University Law Review] (no. 29, 2017)

Abdullahi Ahmed An-Na'im
Toward an Islamic Reformation: Civil Liberties, Human Rights and International Law (Syracuse University Press 1990) (Turkish translation)
Islam and the Secular State: Negotiating the Future of Sharia (Harvard University Press 2008) (Turkish translation)
Rafael Domingo
Great Christian Jurists in Spanish History (Rafael Domingo & Javier Martinez Torron eds., 2018)
Book Chapters
John Witte Jr.
Introduction, in The Reformation of the Church and the World (John Witte Jr. & Amy Wheeler eds., forthcoming 2018)

Faith in Law: The Legal and Political Legacy of the Protestant Reformations, in The Reformation of the Church and the World (John Witte Jr. & Amy Wheeler eds., forthcoming 2018)
Silas Allard
Global and Local Challenges to Refugee Protection, 46 International Journal of Legal Information 45 (2018)
Rafael Domingo
Penal Law in the Roman Catholic Church, 20 Ecclesiastical Law Journal 158 (2018)
Teemu Ruskola
People, Inc.? Law, Economic Enterprise, and the Development of Inequality in China, American Journal of Comparative Law (forthcoming 2018)

Notes on The Neutered Mother, or Toward a Queer Socialist Matriarchy, 67 Emory Law Journal (forthcoming 2018)
Joanna Shepherd
Regulatory Gaps in Drug Compounding: Implications for Patient Safety, Innovation, and Fraud, DePaul Law Review (forthcoming 2018). The article was submitted to the Food and Drug Administration in May as a comment on FDA's draft guidance for industry titled, “Evaluation of Bulk Drug Substances Nominated for Use in Compounding Under Section 503B of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.”'
Book Reviews
Silas Allard
Review of Seeing the Myth in Human Rights, by Jenna Reinbold, 32 Journal of Law and Religion 1 (2018)
Teemu Ruskola
Review of Queering International Law: Possibilities, Alliances, Complicities, Risks, (Diane Otto ed.) 112 American Journal of International Law (forthcoming July 2018)
Liza Vertinsky
Review of The Branding of the American Mind: How Universities Capture, Manage, and Monetize Intellectual Property and Why it Matters, by Jacob Rooksby, 8 IP Law Book Review 1 (2018)

Laurie Blank
“Syria Strikes: Legitimacy and Lawfulness,” Lawfare (April 16, 2018)
Mark Goldfeder
“Opinion: Tragedies Happen, but Driverless Cars Can Still Save Lives,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution (April 27, 2018)
Mindy Goldstein
 “Opinion: Feds Should Make Ga. Power Put More Skin in Game on Vogtle,” Atlanta Journal-Constitution (April 26, 2018)

Frank Alexander
“The Fighting Has Begun Over Who Owns Land Drowned by Climate Change,” Bloomberg Businessweek (April 25, 2018)
Kathleen Cleaver
“1968: A Fractured America,” ABC Australia (May 13, 2018)
“1968 -- America And Turmoil," C-SPAN (April 1, 2018)
Jaime Dodge
“As the Opioid Epidemic Rages, the Fight Against Addiction Moves to an Ohio Courtroom,” Washington Post (April 7, 2018)
Mary L. Dudziak
“Their Unskilled Immigrant Ancestors Came Here and Built America,” CNN (May 7, 2018)
Mark Goldfeder
“With Cakeshop Ruling, High Court Urges Respect for Both Sides,” Christian Science Monitor (June 4, 2018)
Mindy Goldstein
“Vogtle Critics Want More Information In Legal Challenge to Nuclear Expansion,” WABE 90.1 (May 16, 2018)
Michael Kang
“The Democrats’ Latest Plan to Confront Political Corruption,” PBS NewsHour (May 22, 2018)
“Don Blankenship Continues Quest to Help Joe Manchin Keep His Job,” New York Magazine (May 21, 2018)
“Experts: Door Could Be Open for Blankenship to Pursue Independent Senate Run,” Charleston Gazette-Mail (May 19, 2018)
Did Rudy Giuliani Just Get Trump In Legal Trouble? I Asked 11 Legal Experts,” Vox (May 3, 2018)
Polly Price
“ACLU Sues Secretary Of State Over Candidate Disqualification,” WABE 90.1 (May 21, 2018)
Fred Smith Jr.
“What the NFL’s New Rules for Anthem Protests Really Mean for the First Amendment, According to Experts,” Washington Post (May 24, 2018)
“This Teen’s Racist Prom Invite Was a Bad Idea. But a Free-Speech Expert Says It’s His Right,” Washington Post (April 24, 2018)
“Experts: Hate Speech Is Still Free Speech,” Newnan Herald (April 19, 2018)
Alexander Volokh
“Emory's Approach to Open Expression Gains Attention,” Emory News Center (May 8, 2018)

Silas Allard
“Nationalism, Refugee Protection, and Migration Policy,” at the Church Center of the United Nations in New York City, on May 2, 2018 (panelist)
Laurie Blank
"Legal Issues in the D-Day Normandy Campaign," at the Marine Corps War College, in Quantico, Virginia, on April 25, 2018

"Beyond Genocide: What’s in a Name?," at the Genocide and Mass Atrocities Studies Seminar, US Army Command and General Staff College and U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, held in Washington, DC, on April 5, 2018
Jonathan Nash
"Discovery Cost Allocation, Incentives, and Signaling," at the American Law and Economics Association Annual Meeting, held at Boston University School of Law on May 12, 2018
"Public Perception of Climate Change Information Provided by the Government Versus the Market," at the Annual Sustainability Conference of Legal Educators, held at Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, in Phoenix, on May 11, 2018

"The Collegiality of Dissent," at the Midwest Political Science Association Annual Meeting held in Chicago on April 5-8, 2018
Teemu Ruskola
“Comment on Anti-Anti-Orientalism,” at the Comparative Law Works-in-Progress Workshop, held at Princeton University, New Jersey, on February 24, 2018
Joanna Shepherd
“Regulatory Gaps in Drug Compounding: Implications for Patient Safety, Innovation, and Fraud,” at DePaul College of Law’s annual Clifford Symposium on Tort Law and Policy, held in Chicago on April 19-20, 2018

The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School Drug Pricing and Accessibility Symposium, held in Baltimore, Maryland, on March 19, 2018 (invited panelist)
Frank Vandall
“After Parkland: The Future of Gun Laws,” presented by the American Constitution Society at Emory Law on April 11, 2018 (panelist)
Vandall served along with US Rep. John Lewis on a panel presented by “March for Our Lives,” held at Georgia State University on April 7, 2018.
Vandall spoke at the Emory Walkout held on the lawn of Emory University School of Medicine on March 14, 2018.
Liza Vertinsky
“Rethinking the Role of the Prescriber: Application to Prescription Opioids,” at the Vulnerability and the Social Reproduction of Resilient Societies Workshop held at Emory Law on May 31, 2018
John Witte Jr.
Juridical Ecumenism Roundtable, held at Corpus Christi College in Oxford, England, on May 25-27, 2018 (participant)
“Is Religious Freedom Under Threat? Trans-Atlantic Perspectives,” held at Christ Church McDonald Centre, in Oxford, England, on May 23-25, 2018 (convener, lecturer)
Roundtable on exploring a new “Spirit of the Law” project, held at Emory University on April 18, 2018 (convener)
Christian Law Faculty Conference, held at the American Enterprise Institute in Washington, DC, on April 5-6, 2018 (participant)
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