Upcoming Events

November 2, 2019, 4:30 pm
Allen C. Guelzo, Director of the James Madison Program Initiative on Politics and Statesmanship and Senior Research Scholar in the Council of the Humanities, Princeton University​
Tickets are strictly required for this free event. Enter the ticket lottery via webform.  Princeton...
Cosponsors: Being Human Festival, Princeton University Humanities Council, James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions
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. Commentary by Allen C. Guelzo, Director of the James Madison Program Initiative on Politics and Statesmanship and Senior Research Scholar in the Council of the Humanities, Princeton University and William Anthony Hay, 2019-2020 Garwood Visiting Fellow, James Madison Program; Professor of History, Mississippi State University
Location: McCormick Hall 101
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.  Professor Tuck’s lectures will address the question of “Active and Passive Citizens.” The idea that democracy rests...
Location: Friend Center 101
Cosponsors: University Center for Human Values, James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions, Program in Law and Public Affairs, Department of History, Department of Politics
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
Location: Maeder Auditorium, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment
November 14, 2019, 4:30 pm
Keith E. WhittingtonWilliam Nelson Cromwell Professor of Politics, Princeton University; Marc O. DeGirolami, Cary Fields Professor of Law and Co-Director, Center for Law and Religion, St. John’s University School of LawRobert F. NagelRothgerber Professor of Constitutional Law, University of Colorado Moderated by Matthew J. FranckAssociate Director, James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions and Lecturer in Politics, Princeton University
A Book Panel Discussion on Repugnant Laws: Judicial Review of Acts of Congress from the Founding to the Present (Whittington, 2019)
Location: Maeder Auditorium, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment
November 20, 2019, 4:30 pm
Rushan AbbasFounder and Director, Campaign for UyghursAaron L. FriedbergProfessor of Politics and International Affairs, Princeton UniversityAdrian ZenzSenior Fellow in China Studies, Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation Moderated by F. Flagg TaylorAssociate Professor of Political Science, Skidmore College
Cosponsored by the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation
Location: Maeder Auditorium, Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment
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
Location: Frist Campus Center 302
December 9, 2019, 4:30 pm
Maurizio Viroli, Professor Emeritus of Politics, Princeton University; Professor of Government, University of Texas at Austin; Professor of Political Communication, University of Italian Switzerland (Lugano)
Location: Bowen Hall 222
February 5, 2020, 4:30 pm
James M. PattersonAssociate Professor of Politics, Ave Maria University
February 10, 2020, 4:30 pm
The Annual Herbert W. Vaughan Lecture on America’s Founding Principles
The Honorable Stephanos Bibas, United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit; Senior Fellow, University of Pennsylvania Law School

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