Professor Harding received her B.A. (with honors) from McGill University and a LL.B.
from Dalhousie Law School, Canada. While at Dalhousie she was Chair of the Moot Court
Society and won numerous awards and scholarships for her writing and academic
achievement. In 1989, she was awarded a Rhodes Scholarship and went on to obtain a B.C.L.
from Oxford University and an LL.M. from Yale Law School, where she was submissions
editor for the Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities. 

Professor Harding teaches torts, property, legal philosophy and comparative
constitutional law. Her scholarly interests include comparative constitutional law,
property law and the legal treatment of cultural objects. 



Perpetual Property, Florida Law Review (2009)

This paper explores the emergence of perpetual property in a number of discrete areas of...

Bonnichsen v. United States: Time, Place and the Search for Identity, International Journal fo Cultural Property (2005)


Comparative Reasoning and Judicial Review, Yale Journal of International Law (2003)

Contributions to Books

Culture, Commodification and Native American Cultural Patrimony, Rethinking Commodification: Cases and Readings in Law and Culture (2005)
Cultural Secrecy and the Protection of Cultural Property, Topics in Cultural Resource Law (2000)