Record: Legal Oral History Project: Anita Allen-Castellitto, April 12, 2002.
Legal Oral History Project: Anita Allen-Castellitto, April 12, 2002.
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Penn Law Faculty Anita L. Allen (aka Allen-Castellitto) is a leading expert on privacy law and contemporary ethics. She is also recognized for her scholarship in the areas of legal philosophy, law and literature, womens rights, and race relations. Allen is the author of Why Privacy Isnt Everything: Feminist Reflections on Personal Accountability (2003); Privacy Law: Cases and Materials (with R. Turkington, West 2002); Uneasy Access: Privacy for Women in a Free Society (1988); and, The New Ethics: A Guided Tour of the 21st Century Moral Landscape (2004). With Milton Regan, she is an editor of Debating Democracys Discontent (Oxford, 1998). Allen has published more than 75 articles and essays. Her monthly newspaper column, The Moralist, appears in the Newark Star-Ledger. Allen has been a visiting Professor at Harvard, Villanova, Yale, Princeton, and Arizona. She has been a distingiished visiting faculty at Hofstra. She has been a recipient of fellowships from Princetons Program in Law and Public Affairs, the Ford Foundation, the American Association of University Women, and the American Council of Learned Societies. Allen serves as a consultant to law firms, businesses, and government. She has lectured at major colleges and universities across the United States. She is an ethics commentator for MSNBC and appears on the MSNBC program, "The Ethical Edge." Allen has also appeared on Good Morning America, 20/20, ABC Nightline, Face the Nation, 60 Minutes, Burden of Proof, Talk of the Nation and other nationally broadcast television and radio programs. Locally, in Philadelphia, she has apeared on Radio Times with Marty Moss-Cohane and CN8s "Its Your Call with Lynn Doyle."
- Allen-Castellitto, Anita