Listening for Stories in All the Right Places: Narrative and Racial Formation Theory

  title={Listening for Stories in All the Right Places: Narrative and Racial Formation Theory},
  author={Charles R. Lawrence},
  journal={Law \& Society Review},
  • C. Lawrence
  • Published 1 June 2012
  • Sociology
  • Law & Society Review
The editors of the Law & Society Review bestow a great honor in asking me to reflect on Professor Laura Gómez’s presidential address. They also provide an occasion for significant feelings of pride. I taught Professor Gómez when she was a student at Stanford Law School, and although I claim no responsibility for or influence on her brilliant, passionate, and courageous work, I do claim her as a longtime comrade and friend. I am proud that she is a “squeaky wheel” within your ranks, using the… Expand
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