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This week, the Lewis Library is highlighting resources on Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Justice Ginsburg passed away at the age of 87 on September 18, 2020.
These titles are all available in the Lewis Library. Check them out!
Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Jane Sherron de Hart
Call Number: KF8745.G56 D44 2018
This biography explores the central experiences that crucially shaped Ginsburg's passion for justice, her advocacy for gender equality, her meticulous jurisprudence: her desire to make We the People more united and our union more perfect.
Notorious RBG by Irin Carmon; Shana Knizhnik
Call Number: KF8745.G56 C37 2015
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg never asked for fame -- she was just trying to make the world a little better and a little freer. But along the way, the feminist pioneer's searing dissents and steely strength have inspired millions. This book takes you behind the myth for an intimate, irreverent look at the justice's life and work.
My Own Words by Linda Lavin ; Mary Hartnett ; Wendy W. Williams
Call Number: KF373.G565 G56 2016ab
The first book from Ruth Bader Ginsburg since becoming a Supreme Court Justice in 1993--a witty, engaging, serious, and playful collection of writings and speeches from the woman who has had a powerful and enduring influence on law, women's rights, and popular culture.
Call Number: KF8745.G56 R34 2018
At the age of 85, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed a lengthy legal legacy while becoming an unexpected pop culture icon. But the unique personal journey of her rise to the nation's highest court has been largely unknown, even to some of her biggest fans - until now.
On the Basis of Sex
Call Number: PN1997.2 .O6 2019
Inspired by the powerful true story of a young Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the film depicts a then-struggling attorney and new mother facing adversity in her fight for equal rights. When Ruth takes on a ground-breaking case, she knows the outcome could alter the courts' view of gender discrimination. Ruth teams up with her husband, Martin Ginsburg, to fight the case that catapults her into one of the most important public figures of our time.
Ginsburg, Ruth Bader. Letter to Michelle Threefoot. 23 December 2016. Personal collection of Michelle Threefoot.
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