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Civil Society and Legal Institutions in a Time of Uncertainty: Where Did the Dream Go

September 20, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Poster for Buckley event

The Institute for Legal Studies and the Center for the Study of Liberal Democracy are pleased to invite you to the Law & Society Speaker Series, “Civil Society and Legal Institutions in a Time of Uncertainty,” featuring Professor Francis Buckley, George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School, speaking on the topic: “Where Did the Dream Go.”

Lunch will be provided on a first come, first served basis. Registration not required. Questions can be directed to michelle.preston@wisc.edu.

Frank Buckley is a Foundation Professor at the Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University. He is a frequent media guest and has appeared on Morning Joe, CNN, Rush Limbaugh, C-SPAN’s Washington Journal, Newsmax, Radio France, the CBC, NPR, and many others. He is a Senior Editor at The American Spectator, a columnist for the New York Post, and has written for the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, US News, National Review, the American Conservative, the New Criterion, Real Clear Politics, the National Post, the Telegraph, amongst many others. His most recent books are The Way Back: Restoring the Promise of America (Encounter Books, April 2016); The Once and Future King (Encounter Books, 2015); The American Illness (ed., Yale 2013); Fair Governance (Oxford 2009); Just Exchange (Routledge 2005); The Morality of Laughter (Michigan 2003); and The Fall and Rise of Freedom of Contract (ed. Duke 1999). His current project is a book on corruption in America.

Francis Buckley Poster


September 20, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
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UW Law School
Room 2225