Past Events

  • 2022 Mar 29

    Book Talk: The Advantage of Disadvantage

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    "The Advantage of Disadvantage: Costly Protest and Political Representation for Marginalized Groups"

    You are invited to a virtual book talk featuring former Ash Center Postdoctoral Democracy Fellow LaGina Gause, Assistant Professor of Political Science at the University of California, San Diego. Gause, author of newly released “...

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  • 2022 Mar 25

    PCG Seminar: Nicholas Eberstadt

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    The Program on Constitutional Government (PCG) invites you to a talk with Nicholas Eberstadt, on “The Demographics of Russia and China.” Nicholas Eberstadt (’76) holds the Henry Wendt Chair in Political Economy at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI), where he researches and writes on demographics and economic development, and on international security in the Korean peninsula and Asia. Domestically, he focuses on poverty and social well-being. Eberstadt is also a senior adviser to the National Bureau of Asian Research (NBR). His latest book is Men...

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  • 2022 Mar 25

    APSS: Hahrie Han

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Online

    The American Politics Speaker Series (APSS) welcomes Hahrie Han, Professor of Political Science, Johns Hopkins University.

    "The Unequal Landscape of Civic Opportunity in America"

    Abstract: The...

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  • 2022 Feb 18

    APSS: Shana Gadarian

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Online

    "Pandemic Politics: The Deadly Toll of Polarization in the Age of COVID"

    The COVID-19 crisis has created more casualties than any war or public health crisis in American history, but the scale and grim human toll of the pandemic were not inevitable. In this talk, Professor Shana Kushner Gadarian of Syracuse University will examine how the politicization of COVID-19 led ordinary citizens to prioritize partisan concerns over the common good—and let political “teams” rather than sound science dictate their behavior.

    Drawing on a...

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  • 2021 Oct 29

    PCG: Wesley Yang

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    The Program on Constitutional Government (PCG) welcomes Wesley Yang to their lunchtime seminar, presenting "The Successor Ideology in Power."

    Wesley Yang is an author and essayist, whose first book, The Souls of Yellow Folk (2018), a collection of previously published essays, was selected as a notable book of the year by the New York Times Book Reviews and the Washington Post, as well one of the best books of the year by The Spectator and Publishers Weekly. Yang coined the term "Successor Ideology" in 2019 to describe "the peculiar...

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  • 2021 Oct 15

    PCG: Carole Hooven

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    The Program on Constitutional Government (PCG) welcomes Carole Hooven to their lunchtime seminar to talk about her new book, "T: The Story of Testosterone, the Hormone that Dominates and Divides Us."

    Dr. Carole Hooven is Co-Director of Undergraduate Studies and Lecturer in the Department of Human Evolutionary Biology at Harvard University. 

    This talk will take place online,...

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