Are We a Democracy or a Republic and Why Does it Matter?

Thursday, September 26th, 2019 @ 12:10pm to 1:00pm
Jerome Greene Hall, Room 102A
Sep 26
Thursday, September 26th, 2019 @ 12:10pm to 1:00pm
Jerome Greene Hall, Room 102A

Please join the Federalist Society at lunch on Thursday for a talk on "Are We a Democracy or a Republic, and Why Does It Matter?" with Professor Randy Barnett of the Georgetown University Law Center.

Professor Randy Barnett is the Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Legal Theory at the Georgetown University Law Center, where he teaches constitutional law and contracts, and is Director of the Georgetown Center for the Constitution. A recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship in Constitutional Studies and the Bradley Prize, Professor Barnett’s publications includes twelve books, more than one hundred articles and reviews, as well as numerous op-eds. He has worked as a prosecutor in the Cook County State's Attorney’s Office in Chicago, and argued cases before the United States Supreme Court. Professor Barnett holds a B.A. from Northwestern University and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.

Thai food will be served.

Contact Info: 
Tyler Becker, [email protected]