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5:30pm on Monday, February 8, 2016 At CEMEX Auditorium

Barney Frank, former U.S. Congressman from Massachusetts, will deliver the 2015-16 Wesson Lecture in Problems of Democracy.

5:30pm on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 At Cubberley Auditorium

A panel discussion with former Congressmen Barney Frank (Democrat, MA), Dan Lungren (Republican, CA), and Mickey Edwards (Republican, OK) on the future prospects for bipartisanship in Congress.  Moderated by Professor Nate Persily, Stanf

1:15pm on Friday, February 12, 2016 At Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)

Political Theory Workshop led by Elizabeth F. Cohen

1:15pm on Friday, February 19, 2016 At Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)

Political Theory Workshop led by Barry R. Weingast

Tue 23 Feb
7:00pm on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 At Stanford Law School, room 190

A public talk by Philip Gourevitch, author and longtime staff writer for The New Yorker.

5:30pm on Thursday, February 25, 2016 At Stanford Humanities Center, Levinthal Hall

A lecture delivered by philosopher Avishai Margalit (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) as part of the "Science, Democracy, and Democracy" series.

10:00am on Friday, February 26, 2016 At Stanford Humanities Center, Board Room

A public discussion based on philosopher Avishai Margalit's Feb. 25 lecture.

1:15pm on Friday, February 26, 2016 At Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)

Political Theory Workshop led by Jan-Werner Mueller

4:00pm on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 At Cubberley Auditorium

Sixty five years ago, in Social Choice and Individual Values (which was based on his PhD thesis) Ken Arrow issued a signal challenge to those interested in amalgamating individual preferences into social choices.

5:30pm on Thursday, March 10, 2016 At Cantor Arts Center

Oakland artist Gregory Edwards will be in conversation with Alexander Nemerov, Chair of the Department of Art & Art History, about the artist's work on race and democracy. The event is part of "The Ethics of Democracy" series.

3:00pm on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 At Stanford Humanities Center, Board Room

A workshop led by historian Peter Gordon (Harvard University) as part of the "Science, Religion, and Democracy" series.

1:15pm on Friday, April 1, 2016 At Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)

Political Theory Workshop led by William MacAskill

1:15pm on Friday, April 8, 2016 At Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)

Political Theory Workshop led by Patchen Markell

7:00pm on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 At TBD

Robert Reich, U.S. Secretary of Labor (1993-97) and Chancellor's Professor of Public Policy at the Univeristy of California, Berkeley, will be deliver a lecture entitled: Capitalism and Democracy.

5:30pm on Thursday, April 14, 2016 At Stanford Humanities Center, Levinthal Hall

Philosopher Paul Weithman (Notre Dame) will deliver a public lecture as part of the "Science, Religion, and Democracy" series.

1:15pm on Friday, April 15, 2016 At Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)

Political Theory Workshop led by philosopher Paul Weithman, Notre Dame.

1:15pm on Friday, April 22, 2016 At Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)

Political Theory Workshop led by Derrick Darby

1:15pm on Friday, April 29, 2016 At Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)

Political Theory Workshop led by Glenn Loury

5:30pm on Monday, May 2, 2016 At McMurtry Building, Oshman Lecture Hall

Eldridge Prize-winning art historian, Kirk Savage, will deliver a public lecture as part of "The Ethics of Democracy" series. 

1:15pm on Friday, May 6, 2016 At Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)

Political Theory Workshop led by Niko Kolodny

7:30pm on Friday, May 6, 2016 At Dinkelspiel Auditorium

The St. Lawrence String Quartet presents "Doubles" as part of "The Ethics of Democracy" series.

1:15pm on Friday, May 13, 2016 At Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)

Political Theory Workshop led by Elizabeth Barnes

1:15pm on Friday, May 20, 2016 At Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)

Political Theory Workshop led by Alex Gourevitch

4:30pm on Friday, May 20, 2016 At TBD

A discussion with the quartet during the happiest of hours. 

3:00pm on Thursday, May 26, 2016 At Stanford Humanities Center, Board Room

Franklin I. Gamwell (University of Chicago Divinity School) will lead a workshop as part of the "Science, Religion, and Democracy" series.

1:15pm on Friday, May 27, 2016 At Encina Hall West, Room 400 (GSL)

Political Theory Workshop led by Franklin I. Gamwell