The Second Draft

The Second Draft is a twice-a-year online publication. Its goal is to provide an environment for sharing ideas and insights about teaching legal research and writing. The Second Draft publishes essays, book reviews, and shorter articles of interest to legal writing professionals.

Each issue of The Second Draft collects essays written around a central theme that relates to some question or challenge facing those who teach legal writing and research.  Past themes have included methodologies for teaching analysis in the classroom, different approaches to commenting on students' writing, and incorporating technology into the legal writing and research classroom.

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