Sherry Colb

Sherry Colb

Individual Lecture (live online presentation) – Sherry Colb – A Bitch, a Cow, and a Pig Walked Into a Bar: Why Misogynists Animalize Women Wednesday, Apr 06, 2022, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm EST

Panel – How Our Current Diet Jeopardizes Human and Animal Life On Planet Earth Today And In The Future – Tuesday, Apr 12, 2022, 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm EST

https://www.lawschool.cornell.edu/faculty-research/faculty-directory/sherry-colb/

Sherry F. Colb is the C.S. Wong Professor of Law at Cornell Law School. She earned an A.B. from Columbia College (Valedictorian) and a J.D. from Harvard Law School (magna cum laude).  After graduation, Colb clerked for Judge Wilfred Feinberg of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and for Associate Justice Harry A. Blackmun of the United States Supreme Court. She was a member of the Rutgers University School of Law faculty in Newark when she joined the Cornell faculty in 2008 and has held the position of Visiting Professor at the University of Pennsylvania School of Law and Columbia Law School. Her research and teaching interests center on issues of constitutional criminal procedure (especially the Fourth Amendment), animal rights, sexual equality, and evidence. Colb’s scholarship has appeared in the Stanford Law Review, the New York University Law Review, the Columbia Law Review, the Michigan Law Review, and elsewhere. She has published a book about the modern challenges of sex equality, When Sex Counts: Making Babies and Making Law (Rowman & Littlefield 2007), and she authored a book about veganism and animal rights, “Mind If I Order the Cheeseburger?” and Other Questions People Ask Vegans (Lantern 2013).  Most recently, she has co-authored a book about animal rights and abortion, Beating Hearts:  Abortion and Animal Rights (Columbia University Press 2016).  She composes a bi-weekly column on Verdict.Justia.com as well as regular posts on the blog, Dorf on Law. She is admitted to the New York Bar and the U.S. Supreme Court Bar.