Jim An is the editor-in-chief of The Harvard Law Record and a member of the Harvard Law School Class of 2018.

Bluebook Origin Myth Hides Newly Found, Controversial Past

Everything you know is wrong. At least that’s what a forthcoming article by Harvard Law School graduate and current Yale Law librarian Fred Shapiro ‘80 and co-author Julie Graves Krishnaswami claims about the Bluebook. The received origins of the Bluebook, bane of lawyers and lawyers-to-be everywhere, goes a little something like this: Once upon a time, there […]