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Professor James R. Elkins
College of Law
:: West Virginia University

The Judge as Poet

"Is the Judge Really a Poet?" in James Boyd White, The Legal Imagination: Studies in the Nature of Legal Thought and Expression 761-806 (Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1973)

"Meaning in the Humanities and the Law," in James Boyd White, From Expectation to Experience: Essays on Law & Legal Education 89-110 (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1999)

[See also: "Dickinson's Poetry: Transforming the Authority of Language," in James Boyd White, Creating Authority in Literature, Law, and Politics 224-271 (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994)]