We, the Judges: The Legalized Subject and Narratives of Adjudication in Reality Television, 81 UMKC L. Rev. 1 (2012) Faculty Scholarship (2012)
At first a cultural oddity, reality television is now a cultural commonplace. These quasi-documentaries proliferate on a wide range of network and cable channels, proving adaptable to any audience demographic. Across a variety of types ...
Laws of Race/Laws of Representation: The Construction of Race and Law in Contemporary American Film, 11 Tex. Rev. Ent. & Sports L. 219 (2010) Faculty Scholarship (2010)
Popular film has a lot to teach us about social narratives of law. Both law and film are story-telling, narrative systems. Accordingly, films about law are "overdetermined" in terms of narrative: they are stories about ...
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DOCUMENTING LAW: REALITY AND REPRESENTATION ON TRIAL ExpressO (2011)
Documentary films frequently address issues of social and political injustice; thus, however indirectly, implicating law as their subject. Documentary film and legal process also frequently share formal similarities as they both seek to reconstruct actual ...