Saint Louis University

Second Annual Vincent C. Immel Lecture on Teaching Law

When Justice Kennedy Came to Class:
Reflections on the Power of Story

Thursday, March 22, 2012 at 4:00 p.m.
in the SLU LAW William H. Kniep Courtroom
Professor Steve Johansen, Lewis & Clark Law School

In recent years, Applied Legal Storytelling scholarship has explored the role of story and narrative theory in a variety of legal context including litigation, client relations, and legal ethics. Professor Johansen will explore how incorporating storytelling strategies into the law school curriculum improves our teaching and better prepares our students for the practice of law.