Harvard Law School Association Discussion Group-February 26

With guest Dr. Andrew Hebard on U.S. Imperialism as it relates to the law and literature

'An Empire of Letters’:

Law, Literature and the Conventions of American Imperial Sovereignty'

Friday, February 26, 2016
At 12:00 Noon

Blank Rome LLP
Fifth and Main
201 East Fifth Street, 17th Floor
Cincinnati, OH 45202

With Professor Andrew Hebard, Miami University

Professor Hebard was a Lecturer in the History and Literature Program at Harvard from 2002-2003. He received his B.A. from Yale University and his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago.


Bring Your Own Brown Bag Lunch – Drinks and Dessert Provided Business Casual Attire

The Discussion Group ordinarily meets on the fourth Friday of the month apart from in November and December when it meets on the third Friday to provide for the holidays. The Discussion Group sessions are open to all affiliates of Harvard University and their guests. We discuss a diversity of topics and welcome topic suggestions. A discussion facilitator usually leads each session.


March 11th: Arthur McMahon, III, will talk at a formal luncheon at the University Club. Mr. McMahon will speak on the subject of the Internet and Securities Regulation. Mr. McMahon is a Partner in the law firm of Taft, Stettinius and Hollister. He received his A.B. from Harvard College and his J.D. from Columbia Law School.

April 22nd: Rev. Susan Jinnet-Sack will give a presentation at a luncheon at the University Club. Rev. Jinnet-Sack is a graduate of Radcliffe College, received her law degree from the University of Michigan and is Pastor of Trinity United Methodist Church in Maysville, Kentucky.

May 27th: Assistant Professor Barbara Wagner, Director of the Small Business & Nonprofit Law Clinic at the Chase College of Law of Northern Kentucky University, will lead the Discussion Group. Barbara received her B.A. from Yale College, her Masters of Science in Business Administration from Boston University and her J.D. from Columbia Law School.

June 24th: Joseph Dehner, a Member of Frost Brown Todd LLC, will lead a discussion on the Trans Pacific Partnership. Joe has chaired Frost Brown’s International Services Group for about 20 years. Joe received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University and his J.D. from Harvard Law School. 

Reservations, Questions and Topic Suggestions: 

Lori Nuckolls, '86, Nuckolls@BlankRome.com, 513-362-8726