"The American Founding and the Choice of a Foundation." The Kuroda Symposium in Early American Politics and Culture: Lecture with James W. Ceaser
Location: Palamountain Hall: Gannett Auditorium
Time: 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Speaker: James W. Ceaser, Harry F. Byrd Professor of Politics
The Kuroda Symposium in Early American Politics and Culture was established to honor Professor Tadahisa Kuroda's contribution to American history and pedagogy at Skidmore. It is a collaborative effort between the History, Government and American Studies departments.
James W. Ceaser is a professor of politics at the University of Virginia, where he has taught since 1976, and a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution. Ceaser is the author of several books on American politics and political thought, including Presidential Selection, Liberal Democracy and Political Science, Reconstructing America, Nature and History in American Political Development, and Designing a Polity. He has also coauthored a series on American national elections since 1992. Ceaser has held visiting professorships at Oxford University, the University of Bordeaux, Harvard University, Princeton University, and the University of Rennes. He currently serves as a presidential appointee to the National Historical Publications and Records Commission and is a frequent contributor to the popular press.Sponsor:
Departments of Government, History and American Studies
Attendance Info: Open to the public.
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