Donald M. Jones
Professor of Law
J.D. 1976, New York University
Fear Of A Hip- Hop Planet: America’s New Dilemma (Greenwood Press 2013).
Plessy's Ghost: Croson, Grutter and the End of the Second Reconstruction, Pepp. L. Rev. (forthcoming 2008).
Been in the Storm So Long: Katrina, Reparations and the original Understanding of the Equal Protection Clause, in Hurricane Katrina: America's Unnatural Disaster (2008).
When Victory Masks Retreat: The LSAT, Constitutional Dualism, and the End of Diversity, 80 St. John's L. Rev. 1 (2006).
Race, Sex, and Suspicion: The Myth Of The Black Male (2005).
"We Must Be Hunters of Meaning": Race, Metaphor, and the Models of Steven Winter, 67 Brook. L. Rev. 1071 (2002).
We're All Stuck Here for a While: Law and the Social Construction of the Black Male, 24 J. Contemp. L. 35 (1998).
Darkness Made Visible: Law, Metaphor and the Racial Self, in Looking Behind The Mirror: Critical White Studies 66 (Delgado and Stefancic eds., 1997) originally printed at 82 Geo. L. R. 437 (1993).
The Curse of Ham, in Looking Behind The Mirror: Critical White Studies 255 (Delgado and Stefancic eds., 1997).
No Time for Trumpets: Title VII, Equality, and the Fin de Siecle, 92 Mich. L. Rev. 2311 (1994) excerpted at F. Michael Higginbotham, Race Law: Case, Commentary, and Questions 183 (2001) and F. Michael Higginbotham, Race Law: Case, Commentary, and Questions 235 (2d ed. 2005).
Article: "This Kind Always Gets Away": The Role of Race in the Stand Your Ground Debate, forthcoming University of Miami Law Review, 2014
Book: Dangerous Spaces: Beyond the Racial Profile, (forthcoming 2015)
“Fear of a Hip Hop Planet: Race and Place in the 21st Century” Panel discussion: Held at University of Miami, November 21, 2014.
Moderator: Professor Charles Ogletree, Esq., Professor at Harvard University; Professor Kenneth Nunn, Professor of Law, University of Florida; Professor Kunal Parker, Professor of Law University of Miami; Professor David Abraham, University of Miami; Professor Osamudia James, University of Miami.
Miami Book Fair, November 24, 2013 - Presented Fear of a Hip Hop Planet: America's New Dilemma
Center for Humanities - Books and Books, Coral Gables
January 21, 2014 - Fear of a Hip Hop Planet: America's New Dilemma, in dialogue with Professor David Ikard , Associate Professor at the Department of English, University of Miami, College of Arts and Sciences.
January 22, 2014 - Fear of a Hip Hop Planet: America's New Dilemma on radio show “Tropics-NPR” nationally syndicated radio show.
07-21-13 and 07-26-13
Professor Donald Jones in "Racial stereotyping, paranoia mockingly on display in trial" and in "What is the Value of a Black Male's Life?" in The South Florida Times.