Sherally Munshi earned her JD from Harvard Law School and a PhD in Literature from Columbia University.  Before coming to Georgetown, she was a Perkins / LAPA Fellow at Princeton University. Her areas of scholarly interests include property law, immigration law, and critical legal theory. Her writing has appeared in the Yale Journal of Law &Humanities, the American Journal of Comparative Law, and Harper’s. Prior to teaching, she worked as a legal associate at Willkie Farr &Gallagher, LLP, in New York.  


Contributions to Law Reviews and Other Scholarly Journals

Sherally Munshi, Dispossession: An American Property Law Tradition, 110 Geo. L.J. 1021-1096 (2022). [WWW] [W] [L]
Sherally Munshi, Unsettling the Border, 67 UCLA L. Rev. 1720-1767 (2021).
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Book Chapters & Collected Works

Sherally Munshi, The Grid and the Map: Intersectionality in Migration, in The Routledge Companion to Intersectionalities 279-292 (Jennifer C. Nash & Samantha Pinto eds., New York: Routledge 2023).
Sherally Munshi, “The Courts of the Conqueror”: Colonialism, the Constitution, and the Time of Redemption, in Law’s Infamy: Understanding the Canon of Bad Law 50-95 (Austin Sarat, Lawrence Douglas & Martha Merrill Umphrey eds., New York: New York University Press 2021).
Sherally Munshi, Manners of Exclusion: From the Asiatic Barred Zone to the Muslim Ban, in Deepening Divides: How Territorial Borders and Social Boundaries Delineate our World 118-143 (Didier Fassin ed., London: Pluto Press 2020).