||Randall Kennedy is a professor at
Harvard Law School where he teaches courses on contracts, freedom of
expression, and the regulation of race relations. Mr. Kennedy was born in
Columbia, South Carolina. For his education he attended St. Albans School,
Princeton University, Oxford University, and Yale Law School. He served as
a law clerk for Judge J. Skelly Wright of the United States Court of
Appeals and for Justice Thurgood Marshall of the United States Supreme
Court. He is a member of the bar of the District of Columbia and the
Supreme Court of the United States. Awarded the 1998 Robert F. Kennedy
Book Award for Race, Crime, and the Law, Mr. Kennedy writes for a
wide range of scholarly and general interest publications, and sits on the
editorial boards of The Nation, Dissent, and The American
Prospect. A member of the American Law Institute, the American Academy
of Arts and Sciences, and the American Philosophical Association, Mr.
Kennedy was awarded an honorary degree by Haverford College and is a
former trustee of Princeton University.