Events

Book Talk

Oona Hathaway and Scott Shapiro, Yale Law School

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 12:00pm Location:

  

LEGS Seminar

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 12:00pm 12:00 PM Location: LAPA Conference Room, 348 Wallace Hall

  

LAPA Seminar

Tom Ginsburg and Aziz Huq, University Of Chicago Law School

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 4:30pm Location: 301 Marx Hall

Is the United States at risk of democratic backsliding? And would the Constitution prevent such decay? To many, the 2016 election campaign and the conduct of the newly installed President Donald Trump may be the immediate catalyst for these questions.  But structural changes to the socio-economic environment and geopolitical shifts are what make the question a truly pressing one.

Lectures and Talks

Desmond Jagmohan and Ken I. Kersch

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm Location: LAPA Conference Room, 348 Wallace Hall

Papers and lunch provided to those who RSVP:  Click Here


This is the first in a new series of informal presentations and discussions focusing on themes in constitutional development, both domestically and comparatively.  The presenters are:
 

Desmond Jagmohan, Assistant Professor of Politics, Princeton University
Dominus before Domination: Harriet Jacobs on Property and Slavery

Lectures and Talks

American Studies Workshop

Monday, October 9, 2017 - 12:00pm Location: 102 Jones Hall

RSVP required: cwkessel@princeton.edu

LAPA Seminar

David Garland, New York University School of Law

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 4:30pm Location: 301 Marx Hall

LAPA’s seminar format assumes that seminar participants have familiarized themselves with the paper in advance. The commentator opens the session by summarizing the main themes in the paper and presenting some topics for discussion. The author then has the right of first response before we open to the floor for questions. The seminar will end with a brief reception, giving everyone a chance to mingle and meet.

LAPA Seminar

Aaron Dhir, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University

Monday, November 6, 2017 - 4:30pm Location: 301 Marx Hall

LAPA’s seminar format assumes that seminar participants have familiarized themselves with the paper in advance. The commentator opens the session by summarizing the main themes in the paper and presenting some topics for discussion. The author then has the right of first response before we open to the floor for questions. The seminar will end with a brief reception, giving everyone a chance to mingle and meet.

LAPA Seminar

Jothie Rajah, American Bar Foundation

Monday, November 27, 2017 - 4:30pm Location: 301 Marx Hall

LAPA’s seminar format assumes that seminar participants have familiarized themselves with the paper in advance. The commentator opens the session by summarizing the main themes in the paper and presenting some topics for discussion. The author then has the right of first response before we open to the floor for questions. The seminar will end with a brief reception, giving everyone a chance to mingle and meet.

LAPA Seminar

Lewis Grossman, LAPA Fellow; American University Washington College Of Law

Monday, December 11, 2017 - 4:30pm Location: 301 Marx Hall

LAPA’s seminar format assumes that seminar participants have familiarized themselves with the paper in advance. The commentator opens the session by summarizing the main themes in the paper and presenting some topics for discussion. The author then has the right of first response before we open to the floor for questions. The seminar will end with a brief reception, giving everyone a chance to mingle and meet.