In the letter, provided to BuzzFeed News, the faculty members said the professor's actions "implicate all of us and our community.
"Blackface is patently offensive. It is overtly racist. It is wildly
inappropriate. It reflects a profound lack of judgment. There is no excuse. It doesn’t matter what your intentions were. It doesn’t matter if it was protected by the First Amendment.
"If you care about our students, you will resign. If you care about our ability to educate future lawyers, you will resign. If you care about our alumni, you will resign."