Professor Garrett Epps gave the keynote address Friday (Sept. 16, 2016) at the Savannah Law Review‘s American Legal Fictions Colloquium.
Epps’s talk, “Heaven and Earth Shall Pass Away: Law as the Supreme Fiction,” followed a daylong series of presentations, including a talk by Professor J. Amy Dillard titled “Terry Stops — The Myth of Reasonable Articulable Suspicion.”
Learn more about Professor Epps, the author of numerous works of fiction and nonfiction, including American Epic: Reading the U.S. Constitution (Oxford University Press, 2013). Epps is the Supreme Court correspondent for The Atlantic (see an archive of his columns) and before becoming a law professor was a reporter for The Washington Post, among other newspapers. At the University of Baltimore, Epps teaches constitutional law and creative writing for law students.