Drucilla Cornell is a professor of Political Science, Comparative Literature, and Women's and Gender Studies at Rutgers, a professor extraordinaire at the University of Pretoria, and a visiting lecturer at Birkbeck College, University of London. For the last nine years, she has run a project in South Africa called “the uBuntu Project.” From 2007 to 2010, she held the National Research Foundation Chair entitled, “Customary Law, Indigenous Values, and the Dignity Jurisprudence,” sponsored by the University of Cape Town. Her last two books are, Clint Eastwood and Issues of American Masculinity and Symbolic Forms for a New Humanity: Cultural and Racial Reconfigurations of Critical Theory.

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