April 21, 2015
The Annual Walter F. Murphy Lecture in American Constitutionalism
Akhil Reed Amar, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science, Yale University
With vignettes drawn from his new book, The Law of the Land: A Grand Tour of our Constitutional Republic (Basic Books, April 2015), Professor Amar will reflect on educational backgrounds of...
Cosponsor: The Program in Law and Public Affairs
April 16, 2015
Dennis Prager, Nationally Syndicated Radio Host, Co-Founder, Prager University; Robert P. George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence, Director, James Madison Program, Princeton University
Dennis Prager is a Nationally Syndicated Radio Host. He has been broadcasting on radio in Los Angeles since 1982. His popular show became nationally syndicated in 1999 and airs live...
April 12, 2015
Baroness Berridge of the Vale of Catmose, Founding Chair, All Party Parliamentary Group on International Freedom of Religion or Belief; Robert P. George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence, Director, James Madison Program, Princeton University
Elizabeth Berridge became Baroness Berridge of the Vale of Catmose on January 20, 2011 and is a working peer, an informal title for those whose main work is their role in the House...
April 10, 2015
A Conference Celebrating the Work of Gilbert Meilaender *76, Senior Research Professor, Valparaiso University; Paul Ramsey Fellow, Center for Ethics and Culture, University of Notre Dame
For over three decades, the work of Gilbert Meilaender has been at the center of American theological and moral discussion. His writings have informed public policy, academic debate, and have gained...
Cosponsor: The Berkeley Institute
April 9, 2015
Charles E. Test, M.D., Distinguished Lectures Series
Gilbert Meilaender *76, Senior Research Professor, Valparaiso University; Paul Ramsey Fellow, Center for Ethics and Culture, University of Notre Dame
Gilbert Meilaender *76 is Senior Research Professor at Valparaiso University and the Paul Ramsey Fellow at the Center for Ethics and Culture at the University of Notre Dame. He...
February 24, 2015
An America’s Founding and Future Lecture
Sam Tanenhaus, Journalist and Author; Peter Berkowitz, Tad and Dianne Taube Senior Fellow, The Hoover Institution, Stanford University Moderated by Aurelian Craiutu, 2014-15 Ann and Herbert W. Vaughan Visiting Fellow, James Madison Program; Professor of Political Science, Indiana University, Bloomington
Peter Berkowitz is the Tad and Dianne Taube Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, where he chairs the Hoover Task Force on National Security and Law. He...
February 12, 2015
Mark P. Lagon, President, Freedom House; and Anthony Clark Arend, Director, Master of Science of Foreign Service Program; Professor of Government and Foreign Service, Georgetown University Editors of Human Dignity and the Future of Global Institutions (Georgetown University Press, 2014) Moderated by Robert P. George, McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence; Director, James Madison Program, Princeton University
Mark P. Lagon is President of Freedom House, an independent watchdog organization dedicated to the expansion of freedom around the world. From 2010 through 2014, he was the...
February 3, 2015
The Annual Herbert W. Vaughan Lecture on America’s Founding Principles
Judge Janice Rogers Brown, U. S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit
Endowed by the late Herbert "Wiley" Vaughan, founding member of the Madison Program's Advisory Council, the Herbert W. Vaughan Lecture on America’s Founding Principles is an endowed Princeton...
November 14, 2014
An America’s Founding and Future Lecture
Steven B. Smith, Alfred Cowles Professor of Government & Philosophy, Yale University
Professor Smith's lecture treats Lincoln as a man of the Enlightenment, especially concerning the role of science and political economy in shaping his ideas of a free society. Steven B. Smith...
November 12, 2014
Professor Bernard Haykel, Near Eastern Studies; Professor Amaney Jamal, Politics; Professor Michael Reynolds, Near Eastern Studies Moderated by Professor Robert George, Politics
Bernard Haykel is Professor of Near Eastern Studies and Director of the Institute for Transregional Study of the Contemporary Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia at Princeton...
Cosponsors: The Mamdouha S. Bobst Center for Peace and Justice, The Workshop on Arab Political Development