I am delighted to welcome Professor Angela Onwuachi-Willig as a guest blogger for the month of March. Angela is Professor of Law and the Charles M. and Marion J. Kierscht Scholar at University of Iowa College of Law where she researches and writes in the areas of employment discrimination, family law, critical race theory, and feminist legal theory. Her articles have appeared or will appear in the California Law Review (Berkeley), Michigan Law Review, Vanderbilt Law Review, Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, Wisconsin Law Review, Minnesota Law Review, Washington University Law Review, and Yale Journal of Law and Feminism, among others. She has published opinion-editorials in the Chicago Tribune, Sacramento Bee, Des Moines Register, and Iowa City Press Citizen on numerous occasions.
Professor Onwuachi-Willig is Chair of the AALS Section on Law and Humanities. In 2006, she was honored for her service by the Minority Groups Section of the AALS with the Derrick A. Bell Award, which is given to a junior faculty member who has made an extraordinary contribution to legal education, the legal system, or social justice.
Angela’s publications include:
Another Hair Piece: Exploring New Strands of Analysis Under Title VII, 98 Geo. L.J. (forthcoming 2010)
Complimentary and Complementary Discrimination in Faculty Hiring, 87 Wash. U. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2010)
The Declining Significance of Presidential Races?, 72 Law & Contemp. Probs. (forthcoming 2010)
A House Divided: The Invisibility of the Multiracial Family, 44 Harv. C.R.-C.L. L. Rev. 231 (2009) (co-authored with Jacob Willig-Onwuachi of Grinnell College)
Cracking the Egg: Which Came First—Stigma or Affirmative Action?, 96 Calif. L. Rev. 1299 (2008) (co-authored with Emily Houh of the University of Cincinnati College of Law and Mary Campbell of University of Iowa Sociology)
A Beautiful Lie: Exploring Rhinelander v. Rhinelander as a Formative Lesson on Race, Identity, Marriage, and Family, 95 Calif. L. Rev. 2393 (2007).
The Admission of Legacy Blacks, 60 Vand. L. Rev. 1141 (2007)