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Upcoming Fall 2017 Events

Please save the dates for these upcoming Law and History Events. Reminders will be sent closer to the dates, and as we learn of other events that may be of interest.

Monday, October 16 WCC 1010, 12pm
Nancy MacLean Democracy in Chains Book Talk

Professor Nancy MacLean will give a talk on her new book, Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America, a National Book Award finalist. The book explores the historical roots of the radical right’s campaign to eliminate unions, suppress voting, privatize public education, and change the Constitution.

Co-sponsored by the Charles Hamilton Houston Institute and the The Roy and Lila Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation

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Tuesday, October 17 at 12pm Hauser 102
Law and History Program Fall Reception

This Fall’s Law and History Program Reception will focus on the history of the American criminal justice system. The reception is open to students and faculty from across the university who are interested in the study of legal history, broadly construed. Khalil MuhammadHeather Ann Thompson, and Anna Lvovsky will present their research and field questions. All are welcome and a non-pizza lunch will be provided.

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