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The Trials of Christopher Mann

Author: Casey Charles

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Publisher: Regal Crest Enterprises, LLC

Date: 04/26/2013

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Casey Charles

Phone: (406) 243-5231

Email:  casey.charles@mso.umt.edu

Office: 216 LA

Office Hours:

Monday 12-2; Friday 1-3; & by appointment.

Personal Website

Curriculum Vitae


Courses

 ENFM 320/ LIT 327 Shakespeare and Film

LIT 520 Shakespeare

Personal Summary

 My work covers the fields of Renaissance literature, queer studies, and critical legal studies.  I am currently teaching Shakespeare and will teach gay and lesbian film and literature in the spring.  I am working on hate crime literature and the law, and am now reviewing the legal archives in relation to the Brandon Teena story as well writing about the hate crimes that bookend "Brokeback Mountain."

Education

BA UC Santa Cruz

MA San Francsico State University

PhD SUNY Buffalo

JD Hastings College of the Law 

Field of Study

I am interested in queer studies and activism, and this focus moves through my work and professional life. 

Selected Publications

 "A Jury of One's Queers," in Queer Mobilizations (NYU Press 2009).

Publications

 Controlled Burn (poetry chapbook, Pudding House, 2007)

The Sharon Kowalski Case: Lesbian and Gay Rights on Trial (Kansas 2003)

Specialized Skills

Member of the California Bar (inactive)

Professional Experience

I am a lawyer and a poet. 

Affiliations

Board, MAR (Montana Artists Refuge)

Board, University Faculty Association

Trainer, UM Allies (a GLBTIQ awareness and safe space program at UM)

Member, Missoula Gay Men's Chorus

Member and Co-founder, Outfield Alliance, UM 

Hobbies

 Hiking, running, skiing, fishing