2018-19 Speaker Series

November 14, 2018

6:00-7:15pm in the President's Dining Room in the University Center

Jason Jividen (St. Vincent College)

"A Principle and a Problem: Comparing Tocqueville and Lincoln on Equality and American Democracy"


March 18-19, 2019

A.V. Elliott Conference on Great Books and Ideas

Liberty and Tyranny in Plato

featuring Catherine Zuckert (Notre Dame) and Nicholas Smith (Lewis and Clark College)


Past Events

September 24, 2018

Mercer's Undergraduate Constitution Day Event

Jean Yarbrough (Bowdoin College)

"Theodore Roosevelt and the Progressive Critique of the Framers' Constitution"


October 8, 2018

Vickie Sullivan (Tufts University)

"The Universalism and Particularism of Montesquieu and His Odd Depiction of Alexander the Great"