Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson Discusses Fashion, Clothing, and the Law

September 17, 2013 | CUNY School of Law

Distinguished Professor Ruthann Robson has been featured recently in numerous stories and interviews focusing on the connection between the Constitution and our clothing.

Dressing Constitutionally

Dressing Constitutionally

Prof. Robson’s latest book, Dressing Constitutionally: Hierarchy, Sexuality, and Democracy From Our Hairstyles to Our Shoes, explores this connection and discusses how the intertwining of our clothes and our Constitution raise fundamental questions of hierarchy, sexuality, and democracy.

Prof. Robson is an expert on constitutional law and sexuality issues and is the co-editor of the Constitutional Law Professors Blog.