Response to Ken Mack—and New Questions for the History of African American Legal Liberalism in the Age of Obama

  title={Response to Ken Mack—and New Questions for the History of African American Legal Liberalism in the Age of Obama},
  author={Nancy Maclean},
  journal={Law and History Review},
  pages={671 - 679}
  • Nancy Maclean
  • Published 1 September 2009
  • History
  • Law and History Review
I so appreciate Professor Mack's generous comments on Freedom Is Not Enough—and even more his critical engagement with it. It's an author's dream to have a leading scholar in a related field read with such care and insight, and I am very grateful for this opportunity to converse about the intriguing issues he has raised. I first encountered some of Ken's articles about civil rights lawyering before Brown after Freedom Is Not Enough was in press, and I thought then that my discussion of the… 
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