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faculty bio
Benedetta Faedi Duramy
Title:

Associate Professor of Law

School:
Law
Campus:
San Francisco
  • 415-369-5359

COURSES TAUGHT

International Human Rights

Gender and Children's Issues in International Law

Property Law

Law and Leadership

RESEARCH INTERESTS AND AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

Gender and the Law

International Human Rights

International Law

EDUCATION

LLB, University of Rome La Sapienza, Summa cum Laude

LLM, London School of Economics and Political Sciences

JSD, Stanford Law School

MA, Political Science, University of Florence

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

BOOKS:

International Perspectives and Empirical Findings on Child Participation: From Social Exclusion to Child-Inclusive Policies, (Faedi Duramy & Tali Gal eds.), (Oxford University Press: under contract).

Gender and Violence in Haiti: Womens Path from Victims to Agents, (Rutgers University Press: forthcoming April 2014).

BOOK CHAPTERS:

Community Property, in Social History of American Families: An Encyclopedia, (Lawrence Ganong & Marilyn Coleman eds.), (SAGE: forthcoming 2013)

Making Peace with the Past: Federal Republic of Germanys Accountability for World War II Massacres before the Italian Supreme Court, in Untold Stories: Hidden Histories of War Crimes Trials, (Kevin Heller & Gerry Simpson eds.) (Oxford University Press: forthcoming 2013).

Property Distribution, in Cultural Sociology of Divorce: an Encyclopedia, (Robert E. Emery eds), (SAGE: 2013).

Gender-based Violence, Help Seeking and Criminal Justice Recourse in Haiti, in Conflict-related sexual violence: International law, local responses, (Tonia St. Germain & Susan Dewey, eds.), (Kumarian Press/Stylus Publishing: 2012).

What Have Women Got to do with Peace? A Gender Analysis of the Laws of War and Peacemaking, reprinted in Law and Outsiders: Norms,Processes and 'Othering' in the 21st Century, (Cian C. Murphy & Penny Green eds), (Oxford: Hart Publishing: 2011).

Lucrezia Borgia, in Women Criminals: An Encyclopedia of People and Issues (Vickie Jensen, ed.) (Greenwood Publishing Group:2012).

Marie de Brinvilliers, in Women Criminals: An Encyclopedia of People and Issues (Vickie Jensen, ed.) (Greenwood Publishing Group: 2012).

Franoise Athnas de Montespan, in Women Criminals: An Encyclopedia of People and Issues (Vickie Jensen, ed.) (Greenwood Publishing Group: 2012).

Catherine Deshayes La Voisin, inWomen Criminals: An Encyclopedia of People and Issues (Vickie Jensen, ed.) (Greenwood Publishing Group: 2012).

Domestic Violence as Human Rights Violation: The Challenges of a Regional Human Rights Approach in Africa, in Domestic Violence and the Law in Colonial and Postcolonial Africa, (Richard Roberts, ed.), (Ohio University Press: 2010).

ARTICLES:

Judicial Developments in the Application of International Law to Domestic Violence, 21 Am. U. J. of Gender Soc. Pol'y, & L. 413 (2012).

Women and Poisons in 17th Century France, 87 Chicago-Kent L. Rev. 347 (2012).

Women in the Aftermath of the 2010 Haitian Earthquake, 25 Emory Int'l L. Rev. 1193 (2011).

From Violence Against Women to Womens Violence in Haiti, 19 Columbia J. of Gender & L. 1029 (2010). This paper was awarded the 2009 Stanford Richard S. Goldsmith Writing Award in Dispute Resolution, and 2008 Marjorie Lozoff Graduate Essay Prize at the Michelle R. Clayman Institute for Gender Research, Stanford University.

What Have Women Got to do with Peace? A Gender Analysis of the Laws of War and Peacemaking, 10 Georgetown J. of Gender & L. 37 (2009).

Rape, Blue Jeans and Judicial Developments in Italy, 16 Columbia J. of European L.13 (2009).

The Double Weakness of Girls: Discrimination and Sexual Violence in Haiti, 44 Stanford J. Int'l. L. 147 (2008). This paper was awarded the 2007 Carl Mason Franklin Prize in International Law at Stanford Law School for the most outstanding paper in International Law.

HONORS AND AWARDS

Recipient of the 2012 Jesse W. Carter Award for Faculty Scholarship at Golden Gate University School of Law.

Gerald J. Lieberman Fellowship, Stanford University (awarded twice)

O'Bie Shultz Completion Dissertation Fellowship, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University

VPGE Diversity Dissertation Research grant

Graduate Dissertation Fellowship, Michelle Clayman Institute for Gender Research, Stanford University

O'Bie Shultz Dissertation Research Travel Grant, Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University

Richard Goldsmith Research Fellowship, Stanford Center on International Conflict and Negotiation, Stanford University

JSD Dissertation Research Grant, Stanford Law School

International Studies Association Travel Grant

Arthur C. Helton Fellowship, American Society of International Law

Stanford Center on International Conflict and Negotiation Fellowship, Stanford University

Stanford Law School Scholarship, Stanford University

The Class of 2002 Fellowship in Conflict Resolution, Stanford University

LINKS

GGU Law Dean Rachel Van Cleave interviews Professor Benedetta Faedi Duramy about her journey through academia: Your Career: A Path to Scholarship, The Recorder, Oct. 25, 2013.