Schedule for 2015 - 2016


AUTUMN 2015



September 29, 2015
Professor M. Todd Henderson
The University of Chicago Law School
An Introduction to The Federalist Society



October 6, 2015
Professor Jonathan Mitchell
Former Solicitor General of Texas
A Textualist Theory of the Fourteenth Amendment



October 8, 2015
Ken Klukowski
Legal Editor for Breitbart News Network
What's Next for Gun Rights? Concealed Carry, Mental Defectives, and Illegal Aliens



October 12, 2015
Professor William Baude and Thomas H. Dupree
The University of Chicago Law School and Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, respectively
A Supreme Court Preview



October 13, 2015
Professor Saikrishna Prakash
The University of Chicago Law School
The Original American Presidency: Imperial from the Beginning



October 14, 2015
Aaron Streett, Ed Whelan, and Sylvia Neil
Baker Botts, Ethics and Public Policy Center, and The University of Chicago Law School, respectively
Religious Liberties Panel



October 19, 2015
Professor Harvey Mansfield
Harvard Law School
Who and What are Republicans?



October 29, 2015
Marc Levin
Right on Crime
Right on Crime: The Conservative Approach to Criminal Justice



November 4, 2015
Professor David Bernstein
George Mason University School of Law
Lawless: The Obama Administration's Unprecedented Assault on the Constitution and the Rule of Law



November 5, 2015
Professor Josh Blackman and Professor Adam Chilton
George Mason University School of Law and The University of Chicago Law School, respectively
The Take Care Clause and Executive Action on Immigration



November 9, 2015
Solicitor General Andrew Brasher
State of Alabama
Section V of the Voting Rights Act



November 10, 2015
Professor Christopher Green
University of Mississippi Law School
Does the Privileges and Immunities Clause Support Judicial Activism?



November 18, 2015
Ilya Shapiro
Cato Institute
The Sweet Mystery of Anthony Kennedy



November 30, 2015
Professor John McGinnis
Northwestern Law School
Campaign Finance and the First Amendment



December 1, 2015
Henry Olsen
The Ethics and Public Policy Center
Changing Demographics of the Conservative Movement



December 3, 2015
Sanford Levinson
University of Texas Law School
TBA






WINTER 2016




SPRING 2016



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