PCG: Wesley Yang


Friday, October 29, 2021, 12:30pm to 2:00pm



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 species of authoritarian utopianism sweeping through the ruling institutions of American life."

This talk will take place online, registration is required. 

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The Program on Constitutional Government is directed by Prof. Harvey Mansfield. 

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