Glenn Altschuler: "The Future Belongs to Those Who Tell the Best Stories: Advocacy Techniques in Great American Trials"

Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at 7:00pm

Kennedy Hall, Call Auditorium

Glenn Altschuler, the Thomas and Dorothy Professor of American Studies at Cornell and dean of the School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions, will demonstrate the power of storytelling in the courtroom, drawing on the iconic American trials of Leopold and Loeb; Alger Hiss; Dan White; and O.J. Simpson. Altschuler is the author or coauthor of eleven books, including Ten Great American Trials: Lessons in Advocacy (2016), coauthored with Faust Rossi, the Samuel Leibowitz Emeritus Professor of Law.

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