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Title Hamilton and the law : reading today's most contentious legal issues through the hit musical / edited by Lisa A. Tucker
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2020
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Contents Will Lin-Manuel Miranda Transform the Supreme Court? / Richard Primus -- Some Alexander Hamilton, But Not So Much Hamilton, in the New Supreme Court / John Q. Barrett -- Tragedy in the Supreme Court : "I'd Rather Be Divisive Than Indecisive" / Lisa Tucker -- Alexander Hamilton Before the Supreme Court / Gregory G. Garre -- "Never Gon' be President Now"/ Michael Gerhardt -- Alexander Hamilton : Child Laborer and Truant / Paul Secunda -- Hamilton's America, and Ours / Kermit "Kim") Roosevelt -- Hamilton and Washington at War and a Vision for Federal Power / Elizabeth Wydra -- Two Oaths : Supporting and Defending the Constitution with Hamilton / Jill Goldenziel -- Finding Constitutional Redemption through Hamilton / Christina Mulligan -- Psychic Currency: Race, Nation, and Patrimony / Anthony Farley -- The World Turned Upside Down : Employment Discrimination, Race, and Authenticity in Hamilton / Marcia L. McCormick -- Hamilton and the Power of Racial Fables in Examining the United States Constitution / Danielle Holley-Walker -- On Women's Rights, Legal Change, and Incomplete Sequels / Eloise Pasachoff -- When Your Job is to Marry Rich : Marriage as a Market in Hamilton / Kimberly Mutcherson -- Romance or Domestic Violence? : Maria Reynolds and the Reynolds Affair / Rosa Frazier -- Hamilton's Dissent to the Travel Ban / Neal Katyal -- Hamilton and the Limits of Contemporary Immigration Narratives / Anil Kalhan -- Hamilton's Immigrant Story Today / Elizabeth Keyes -- Hamilton, Hip-Hop, and the Culture of Dueling in America / Glenn Reynolds -- Alexander Hamilton, Citizen-Protector? / Jody Lynee Madeira -- We Will Never Be Satisfied : Hamilton and Jefferson's Never-Ending Duel Over Constitutional Meaning / Ian Millhiser -- Hamilton, Burr, and Defamation : Physical vs. Verbal Duels / Benjamin Barton -- Election Duels : "You Know What? We Can Change That! You Know Why? 'Cuz We Have the Support of Two-Thirds of Each House of Congress and Three Quarters of the States!" / Josh Douglas -- Modern Day Duels : Protests Are As American As Apple Pie / Kimberly Norwood -- Every Action's an Act of Creation : Hamilton and Copyright Law / Rebecca Tushnet -- Hollering to Be Heard : Copyright Doctrines and the Aesthetics of Voice / Zahr Said -- A Little Love Letter to Legal Musicals and the Lawyers Who Love Them / Robin Effron -- "The World Turned Upside Down" : Hamilton and Deconstruction / Bret Asbury -- A National Bank? / Erwin Chemerinsky -- Hamilton's Bank and Jefferson's Nightmare / Mehrsa Baradaran -- How Hamilton Created the American Board of Directors / M. Todd Henderson -- I Never Thought I'd Live Past Twenty : Hamilton through the Lens of Anticipated Early Death / Sarah Fishel
Summary "This book of essays explores connections between Hamilton: The Musical and contemporary legal issues"-- Provided by publisher
Analysis Law in musical theater
Bibliography Includes index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on September 24, 2020)
Subject Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804 -- Influence
Miranda, Lin-Manuel, 1980- Hamilton -- Influence
Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804 -- Influence
Miranda, Lin-Manuel, 1980- Hamilton -- Influence
Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804.
History in popular culture -- United States -- History -- 21st century
Law -- Political aspects -- United States
Musical theater -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 21st century
History in popular culture.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
LAW / Legal History
Law -- Political aspects.
United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Tucker, Lisa A., editor
LC no. 2020007219
ISBN 1501752227