Upcoming Events

Poster for the Event "The Digital Attention Economy: Overcoming Distraction and Thinking for Yourself"
September 26, 2019, 4:30 pm
Antón Barba-KayAssociate Professor of Philosophy, Catholic University of AmericaMark BauerleinProfessor Emeritus of English, Emory University; Glenn Harlan ReynoldsBeauchamp Brogan Distinguished Professor of Law, University of Tennessee College of Law
Moderated by Ana Samuel '00Research Scholar, Witherspoon Institute; Academic Director, Canavox  
In the digital age, distraction has gone viral. James Williams, in the 2019 Princeton University Pre-Read Stand Out of Our Light, brings his advertising and philosophizing experiences (from...
Location: McCormick Hall 101
October 2, 2019, 4:30 pm
Patrick LeeProfessor of Philosophy and John N. and Jamie D. McAleer Professor of Bioethics, Franciscan University of SteubenvillePeter SingerIra W. DeCamp Professor of Bioethics in the University Center for Human Values, Princeton UniversityD. Alan Shewmon, M.D., Professor Emeritus of Neurology and Pediatrics, University of California Moderated by Robert P. GeorgeMcCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and Director of the James Madison Program, Princeton University
A DeCamp Bioethics Seminar
Cosponsor: University Center for Human Values
October 11, 2019, 7:00 pm
Robert P. GeorgeMcCormick Professor of Jurisprudence and Director of the James Madison Program, Princeton UniversityCornel WestProfessor of the Practice of Public Philosophy, Harvard University; Class of 1943 University Professor in the Center for African American Studies, Emeritus, Princeton University
First-Year Families Weekend Event
Location: McCosh 50
October 17, 2019, 4:30 pm
The Annual Walter F. Murphy Lecture in American Constitutionalism
The Honorable Amy Coney BarrettUnited States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit; Professor of Law, Notre Dame Law School
The story of America’s history—its pivotal moments, its triumphs, and its disgraces—can’t be told without the Constitution. The Constitution’s amendments are documentary evidence of the arc of...
Location: Friend Center 101
Cosponsor: The Program in Law and Public Affairs
November 4, 2019, 4:30 pm
J. Daryl CharlesAffiliated Scholar in Theology and Ethics, Acton InstituteMark David HallHerbert Hoover Distinguished Professor of Politics, George Fox University
November 6, 2019, 4:30 pm to November 7, 2019, 6:30 pm
Richard TuckFrank G. Thomson Professor of Government, Harvard University Commentators: Simone Chambers, Professor of Political Science, University of California; Joshua CohenDistinguished Senior Fellow, University of CaliforniaJohn Ferejohn, Samuel Tilden Professor of Law, New York University School of Law; Melissa SchwartzbergProfessor of Politics, New York University
The Tanner Lectures on Human Values Lectures from 4:30-6:30 p.m. each day. 
Cosponsors: University Center for Human Values, James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions
November 13, 2019, 4:30 pm
An Alpheus T. Mason Lecture on Constitutional Law and Political Thought: The Quest for Freedom
Richard BrookhiserSenior Editor, National Review
November 14, 2019, 4:30 pm
Marc O. DeGirolami, Professor of Law and Associate Director, Center for Law and Religion, St. John’s University School of LawRobert F. NagelRothgerber Professor of Constitutional Law, University of ColoradoKeith E. WhittingtonWilliam Nelson Cromwell Professor of Politics, Princeton University; moderated by Matthew J. FranckAssociate Director, James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions and Lecturer in Politics, Princeton University
November 20, 2019, 4:30 pm
Rushan AbbasFounder and Director, Campaign for UyghursAaron L. FriedbergProfessor of Politics and International Affairs, Princeton UniversityAdrian ZenzLecturer, European School of Culture and Theology Moderated by F. Flagg TaylorAssociate Professor of Political Science, Skidmore College.
Cosponsored by the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation
November 21, 2019, 4:30 pm
An Alpheus T. Mason Lecture on Constitutional Law and Political Thought: The Quest for Freedom
Stephen FriedJournalist; Adjunct Professor, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism; Lecturer, University of Pennsylvania

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