Tuesday, November 22, 2016
7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Kim Koo Library
Watson Institute Student Seminar Series - American Democracy: The Dangers and Opportunities of Right Here and Right Now
Designed especially with Brown undergraduates in mind, but welcoming all members of the University and wider community, this seminar series meets in the weeks both before and after Election Day to analyze what's truly at stake in this election. In the context of American history, contemporary global politics, and current issues in U.S. social, political, and economic affairs, guest speakers will set before the seminar participants the essential issues and then facilitate probing discussions. The seminar's goal is bear witness to a historic election, illuminating the "dangers and opportunities of right here and right now."
James A. Morone is the John Hazen White Professor of Public Policy, a Professor of Political Science and Urban Studies, and the Director of the A. Alfred Taubman Center for American Politics and Policy.