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Events 2017-2018

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spring 2018 Lectures


 

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"The Catalan Crisis in Global Context" with César Arjona
Sebastia »

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
12:00 p.m.

10 Stone Ave, Room 201
Boston College

RSVP Here. Space is limited. Lunch will be available.

 


 

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“The Political Economy of Populism” with Liubomir Topaloff

Tuesday, February 6, 2018
12:00 p.m.

10 Stone Ave. Room 201
Boston College

RSVP Here. Space is limited. Lunch will be available.

 


 

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"Islamophobia as a Challenge to European Democracies" with Susanna Mancini

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
12:00 p.m.

10 Stone Ave. Room 201
Boston College

RSVP Here. Space is limited. Lunch will be available.

 


 

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"The State of the World: Challenges and Opportunities" with Samantha Power, Former US Ambassador to the United Nations »

Thursday, March 22, 2018
4:00 p.m.

The Heights Room, Corcoran Commons
Boston College

 


 

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Islam in the Post-Obama Era

Frida, Marcy 23—Saturday, March 24, 2018

Gasson Hall Room 100 (Friday)
Stokes Hall Room S195 (Saturday)
Boston College

Co-Sponsored by the Institute for the Liberal Arts and the Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy.

 


 

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Europe’s Descent into Authoritarian Populism: Lessons for Democracy in America

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
12:00 p.m.

10 Stone Ave. Room 201
Boston College

RSVP Here. Space is limited. Lunch will be available.

 


 

 


 

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Workshop: The Legitimacy of Transnational Orders: Discussing the Idea of a World State

Thursday, April 12-Friday, April 13, 2018
Boston College

By invitation only.

 


 

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Kant and the Cosmopolitan Constitution

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
12:00 p.m.

10 Stone Ave, Room 201
Boston College

RSVP Here. Space is limited. Lunch will be available.


fall 2017 Lectures


 

Constitutional Crisis in Venezuela

The Constitutional Crisis in Venezuela with José Ignacio Hernández G. »

Tuesday, August 29, 2017
12:00 p.m.
10 Stone Ave, Room 201
Boston College

 


 

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Clough Fellows Welcome Reception

Monday, September 11, 2017
5:00 p.m.

By invitation only

 


 

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Constitution Day Panel Discussion: The Trump Administration and the Constitution »

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
12:00 p.m.
East Wing 120 • Boston College Law School

 


 

 


 

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Clough Colloquium:
The American Spirit with David McCullough »

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
4:00 p.m.
Robsham Theater, Boston College

Co-sponsorship with the Winston Center for Leadership and Ethics.

 


 

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After Charlottesville: A Boston College Community Event »

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
4:30 p.m.
East Wing 120, Boston College Law School

This event is only open to current Boston College students and faculty.

 


 

 


 

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Conference: Rewriting the Canadian Constitution »

Thursday, October 19–October 20, 2017
Barat House, Boston College Law School

 


 

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Red Famine: Stalin's War on Ukraine with Anne Applebaum »

Monday, October 23, 2017
10:30 a.m.
2101 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston College

 

 


 

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Panel Discussion: Venezuela: The Origins, Development and the Future of the Crisis »

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
6:00 p.m.
McGuinn 121
Boston College

Co-sponsored by the Organization of Latin American Affairs (OLAA)

 

 


 

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Pragmatic Confucian Democracy? In Search of Normative Confucian Democratic Theory with Sungmoon Kim »

Thursday, November 2, 2017
12:00 p.m.
10 Stone Ave, Room 201
Boston College

 


 

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The Supreme Court of Israel within a Jewish and Democratic State with Judge Rubenstein of the Supreme Court of Israel

Monday, November 6, 2017
1:00 p.m.
Boston College Law School

 


 

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Conference: Educating for Modern Democracy »

Thursday, November 7–Friday, November 10, 2017
Gasson Hall
Boston College

 


 

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Pro-seminar: The Mathematics of Partisan Gerrymandering »

Monday, November 13, 2017
12:00 PM-1:30 PM
10 Stone Ave. Room 201

 


 

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Conference: Obedience and Disobedience »

A Clough Center – Sciences Po Initiative

Monday, December 4–Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Boston College
Open to BC faculty and students only

By Invitation Only