Southwestern Law School Los Angeles, CA

Law and Literature

644 | 2.0 credits


This course examines the various points of thematic and methodological intersection between law and literature through a focus on important works of world literature dealing with legal issues. The course reveals a fresh perspective on legal vocabulary and techniques of legal reasoning and argumentation. Students are provided with an opportunity to approach the analysis of law and the legal system from a broader cultural and cross-disciplinary framework.