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Events 2018-2019

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Spring 2019 Lectures & Conferences


 

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Ruthless, Militant, Round: On Melville and the Aesthetics of Radical Democracy with Jennifer Greiman, Associate Professor of English at Wake Forest University

Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
Devlin 101
4:30pm-6:00pm

Hosted by the Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy, with support from the English Department

 



 

 



 

 



 
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Consent, Coercion and Democracy:
Trade & Foreign Relations in the Trump Era

Thursday, March 14th, 2019
4:30 PM
Barat House, Boston College Law School

 



 
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Anders Fogh Rasmussen Lecture

Tuesday, March 19th, 2019
Clough Colloquium, Winston Center
4:00pm in Robsham Theater

Doors will open at 3:30 PM. Seating is based on a first-come, first-serve basis.

 



 
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Constitutional Rights of Corporations Conference

Thursday, March 21st, 2019
1:00pm - 6:00pm
Barat House, Boston College Law School Campus

RSVP Here.

 


 

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The Rise of Illiberal Member States within the EU, and How to Cope with Them?

Monday, March 25th, 2019
12:00 pm (Lunch will be served)
10 Stone Ave. Room 201
Boston College

Speaker:  Gábor Halmai (European University Institute, Florence) 

RSVP Here.

 


 

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Human Rights in Aid of Development in Jinxed Africa

Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Barat House, Boston College Law School 

Speaker: Raymond Atuguba (University of Ghana)

RSVP here

 


 

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Citizenship and Residency in the Age of Technology

Monday, April 1st, 2019
12:00 pm | East Wing 100 at the BC Law School
Lunch will be served

Speaker: Dimitry Kochenov

RSVP here

 


 

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The Free Formation of Political Will

Judge Klemen Jaklič
Constitutional Court of Slovenia

Tuesday April 9, 2019 | 3:00-5:00 pm
Open only to current BC law faculty, students, staff and fellows.

 


 

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Democracies in Peril

Friday, April 12-Saturday, April 13, 2019
Boston College Conference Center
2101 Commonwealth Avenue
Brighton Campus

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Fall 2018 Lectures & Conferences

 

 


 

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"Technocratic Governments" with Nicola Lupo

Tuesday, September 4, 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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Historiography/Ideology/Law>>

Friday, September 21— Saturday, September 22, 2018
Barat House
Law Campus, Boston College

This event is co-sponsored by the Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy and the Boston College Law School.

By invitation only, open only to current BC faculty and students. Email clough.center@bc.edu for more information.

 


 

Venezuela


"The Transition from Democracy to Tyranny Through the Fraudulent Use of Democratic Institutions: The Case of Venezuela" with Professor Allan R. Brewer-Carias

Tuesday, September 25, 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 Clough Fellows Welcome Reception

Tuesday, October 2, 2018
5:00 p.m.

Invitation Only

 

 


 

 


 

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Electoral Integrity and Constitutional Democracy in Latin America>>

Thursday, November 1—Friday, November 2, 2018

2101 Commonwealth Avenue*
Boston College

*2101 Commonwealth Ave shares the same building as the McMullen Museum on BC's Brighton Campus

 


 

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2018 Midterm Elections with Professor David Hopkins

Monday, November 5, 2018
12 p.m.

10 Stone Ave, Room 201
Boston College

 

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

 

 


 

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US-China Trade War

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
12pm
Stuart 414 (Faculty Lounge)
Boston College Law School

RSVP here. Lunch will be available. 

 

 

 


 

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Access to Justice in Brazil and the US

Thursday, November 15, 2018
12:00pm-4:00pm
Stuart Hall, Room 402
Boston College Law School

RSVP here. Lunch will be served. 

 



 
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Politics after Bolsonaro's Election: Brazil and Latin America

Monday, November 19, 2018
10 Stone Ave, 2nd Floor
12:00pm-1:00pm

Speakers:
Professor Paulo Barrozo, Boston College Law School

Professor Pablo Riberi, Universitad Catolica de Cordoba, Argentina, & Clough Distinguished Global Fellow

RSVP here.  Lunch will be available.