Constitution Day Lecture: Alan Ryan, Department of Politics

Two Roads From 1787: Elective Dictatorship or Deadlock?

Date: 
Wed, 09/18/2013
Location: 
4:30 p.m., Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall

For the University's annual Constitution Day Lecture, Alan Ryan, a Princeton professor in the Department of Politics, will give a talk titled "Two Roads From 1787: Elective Dictatorship or Deadlock?" at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall.

The Princeton scholars providing commentary are: Peter Brooks, the Sterling Professor of Comparative Literature Emeritus at Yale University, where he was the Founding Director of the Whitney Humanities Center, and currently Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Scholar in the University Center for Human Values and the Department of Comparative Literature; and George Kateb, the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Politics Emeritus.

For more information on the presenters, see here.

Presented by the Program in American Studies, the Program in Law and Public Affairs and the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions, and supported by the Office of the Provost.