Thursday, August 25, 2005
Emens earned her B.A. at Yale, then earned a Ph.D. in English at King's College, Cambridge, where she was a Marshall Scholar. After earning at J.D. at Yale in 2002, she worked as a law clerk for Judge Robert D. Sack on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. For the past two years she’s been a Bigelow Fellow & Lecturer in Law at the University of Chicago.
In addition to Contracts, she’ll teach family law; antidiscrimination law; disability law; and law & sexuality. She's the author, among other things, of Monogamy's Law: Compulsory Monogamy and Polyamorous Existence.