Sunday, June 1, 2008

New Guest Blogger: Dan Ernst

Thank you to Richard Ross, University of Illinois, for participating as a guest blogger!

Joining the Legal History Blog for the month of June is a new guest blogger, Dan Ernst, Georgetown Law School. Dan's works include Lawyers Against Labor: From Individual Rights to Corporate Liberalism (1995), awarded the Littleton Griswold Award from the American Historical Association, and he is co-editor with Victor Jew of Total War and the Law: The American Home Front in World War II (2003). Links to some of his works are here. Most recently, he published LAW AND THE STATE, 1920–2000: INSTITUTIONAL GROWTH AND STRUCTURAL CHANGE in Volume 3 of the new Cambridge History of Law in America. Dan's essay can be found here.

Dan serves as co-editor of "Studies in Legal History," the leading book series in legal history sponsored by the American Society for Legal History and the University of North Carolina Press. In 1996, He was a Fulbright Research Scholar at the National Library of New Zealand in 1996, the Jack and Margaret Sweet Visiting Professor of History at Michigan State University in 1998, and a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellow in 2003-04.

Welcome to Dan!

1 comment:

Alfred Brophy said...

Dan! Welcome. I hope you'll talk about your role as editor of "studies in legal history."