Scholarly Publications

Articles, Essays, and Book Chapters

A World Without Roe: The Constitutional Future of Unwanted Pregnancy, 64 William & Mary L. Rev. 443 (2022).

Working Mothers and the Postponement of Women’s Rights, from the Nineteenth Amendment to the ERA, 92 Colorado Law Review 799 (2021).

A Dangerous Imbalance: Pauli Murray’s Equal Rights Amendment and the Path to Equal Power, 107 Virginia Law Review Online 3 (2021).

The ERA, Then and Now, in Oxford Handbook of Feminism and Law in the United States(Deborah Brake, Martha Chamallas, & Verna Williams, eds., 2021).

Suffrage and Prohibition; Speech and Detention, in With Liberty and Justice for All? The Constitution in the Classroom (Maeva Marcus, Robert Cohen, & Steven Steinbach, eds, NYU Press, 2020).

Feminism and Family Leave, in Research Handbook on Feminist Jurisprudence (Cynthia Bowman & Robin West eds., Elgar 2018).

Liberal Constitutionalism and Economic Inequality, 85 University of Chicago Law Review 369 (with Rosalind Dixon) (2018).

Feminist Constitutionalism and the Entrenchment of Motherhood, in Law and the Imagining of Difference, special issue of Studies in Law, Politics, and Society (Austin Sarat ed. 2018).

Antidiscrimination Law and the Duty to Integrate, in Theories of Indirect Discrimination (Hugh Collins & Tarunabh Khaitan eds., Hart Publishing 2018).

The Constitution of Mothers: Gender Equality and Social Reproduction in the United States and the World, 9 ConLawNOW 23 (2018) (Constitution Day 2017 keynote address at the University of Akron)

Les influences françaises sur le droit constitutionnel américain de l’égalité: L’ « affaire des abattoirs » et le paradigme racial in DE L’AUTRE CÔTÉ DU MIROIR: COMPARAISONS FRANCO-AMÉRICAINES (Presses Universitaires de Rennes 2018).

The constitutional goal of transforming education: The South African Constitutional Court in comparative perspective, in Constitutional Triumphs, Constitutional Disappointments: A Critical Assessment of the 1996 South African Constitution’s Influence (Rosalind Dixon & Theunis Roux eds., Cambridge University Press 2018).

Gender Equality and the Protection of Motherhood in Global Constitutionalism, Journal of Law & Ethics of Human Rights (2018).

An Equal Rights Amendment for the Twenty-First Century: Bringing Global Constitutionalism Home, 28Yale Journal of Law & Feminism 381 (2017) (quoted in the U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on the Judiciary, Report 116-378, Removing the Deadline for the Ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment, January 16, 2020).

Equality After Brexit, 40 Fordham Journal of International Law 1535 (2017).

New Directions for European Race Equality Law: CHEZ Razpredelenie Bulgaria AD v. Komisia za zashtita ot diskrimnatisia, Anelia Nikolova,  40 Fordham Journal of International  Law 1211 (2017).

Affirmative Action, in Routledge Handbook on the Ethics of Discrimination (Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen ed., Routledge 2017).

Comparative Law as Critique:  A Tale of Two Dismissals, in Le droit entre théorie et critique, Jurisprudence – Revue Critique (Université de Savoie 2017).

Disparate Impact Abroad, in A Nation of Widening Opportunities? The Civil Rights Act at 50 (Samuel Bagenstos & Ellen Katz eds.) University of Michigan Press (2016).

Quotas and Consequences: A Transnational Re-evaluation, in Philosophical Foundations of Discrimination Law (Deborah Hellman & Sophia Moreau eds.), OxfordUniversity Press (2014).

Fatherhood and Crime in James Baldwin’s If Beale Street Could Talk, in Masculinity in American Literature (Saul Levmore & Martha Nussbaum eds.) Oxford University Press (2014).

Les stéréotypes de genre sont-ils mauvais pour les femmes? in Ce que le droit fait au genre (Stéphanie Hennette-Vauchez, Mathias Moschel, & Diane Roman eds.) Editions Dalloz (2013).

The Moral and Legal Consequences of Wife Selling in The Mayor of Casterbridge, in Subversion and Sympathy: Gender, Law, and the British Novel (Alison LaCroix & Martha Nussbaum eds.) Oxford University Press (2013).

Pension Reform and Antidiscrimination Law, in Employment Regulation after the Demise of the Standard Employment Contract: The Need for Innovations in Regulatory Design.  (Harry Arthurs & Katherine Stone eds.) Russell Sage Publications (2013).

“A More Egalitarian Relationship at Home and at Work”: Justice Ginsburg’s Dissent in Coleman v. Court of Appeals of Maryland, 127 Harvard Law Review (2013).

Gender Quotas After the End of Men, 93 Boston University Law Review 1123 (2013).

European Gender Quotas and the Work-Family Conflict, 2012 Michigan State University Law Review 1797.

From Antidiscrimination to Equality: Stereotypes and the Life-Cycle in the United States and Europe, 60 American Journal of Comparative Law 75 (2012).

Gender Parity and State Legitimacy: From Public Office to Corporate Boards, 10 International Journal of Constitutional Law (I*CON) 449 (2012).

Preventive Health at Work: A Comparative Approach, in  The Comparative Law & Society Reader (David S. Clark, ed.) Elgar (2012).

Denying Experience: Holocaust Denial and the Free Speech Theory of the State, in The Content and Context of Hate Speech (Peter Molnar & Michael Herz eds.) Cambridge University Press (2012).

Criminal and Civil Approaches to Antidiscrimination Enforcement in Europe, 14European Antidiscrimination Law Review 11(2012).

Preventive Health at Work: A Comparative Approach, 59 American Journal of Comparative Law 1089 (2011).

Are Gender Stereotypes Bad for Women?  Rethinking Antidiscrimination Law and Work-Family Conflict, 110 Columbia Law Review 1 (2010).

 Race Without Cards? (review of Richard Thompson Ford, The Race Card (2008), 5 Stanford Journal of Civil Rights & Civil Liberties 111 (2009).

Employment Discrimination Remedies: The Shape of Lawsuits, the Shape of the Law: Proceedings of the 2008 Annual Meeting of the Association of American Law Schools Section on Employment Discrimination Law and Section on Remedies, 12Employee Rights & Employment Policy Journal 299 (2008).

Procedural Path Dependence: Discrimination and the Civil-Criminal Divide, 85 Washington University Law Review 1315 (2008).

Discrimination at Will: Job Security Protections and Equal Employment Opportunity in Conflict, 60 Stanford Law Review 73 (2007).

Equal by Comparison: Unsettling Assumptions of Antidiscrimination Law, 55 American Journal of Comparative Law 295 (2007).

Economic Opportunities and the Protection of Minority Languages, 1 Law and Ethics of Human Rights 136 (2007) (peer reviewed).

Antidiscrimination Law in the Administrative State, 2006 University of Illinois Law Review 405.

Adding Insult to Injury: Questioning the Role of Dignity in Conceptions of Sovereignty, 55 Stanford Law Review 1921 (2003) (with Judith Resnik).