Jack Jackson

Assistant Professor of Politics

Office:       217 Maxey Hall

Phone:       (509) 527-5061

Email:        jacksoje@whitman.edu

C.V.:          Curriculum Vitae




Ph.D.     University of California, Berkeley (distinction in political theory)

J.D.        Cornell Law School (magna cum laude)

B.A.       Georgia State University, Honors Program (magna cum laude)  



Research and Teaching Interests:

My work is in the fields of U.S. Constitutional Law and Political Theory. Both my writing and teaching are committed to exploring the intersection of these closely related areas of study.





* “The Misfortune of Silence,” History of the Present vol. 3, no. 2 (2013)

* “Unmapped Politics,” Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review (2012)

* “Proper Objects, Different Subjects, and Juridical Horizons in Radical Legal Critique,” (with Tucker Culbertson), in Feminist and Queer Legal Theory: Intimate Encounters, Uncomfortable Conversations (2009)



*  Feminist and Queer Legal Theory: Intimate Encounters, Uncomfortable Conversations, ed. with Martha Fineman and Adam Romero (Ashgate Press, 2009)



Courses 2013/14:

Fall 2013

Politics 117:   Introduction to U.S. Constitutional Law, Culture, and Political Thought

Politics 497:   Senior Thesis

Spring 2014

Politics 215:   The First Amendment: Speech, Press, and Assembly

Politics 354:   Time, Law, and Justice

Politics 498:   Senior Thesis