Scholar to speak on 'elective dictatorship'
Princeton's Constitution Day Lecture, "Two Roads from 1787: Elective Dictatorship or Deadlock?", is presented by Alan Ryan, a lecturer with the rank of professor in the Department of Politics, at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall. George Kateb, the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Politics Emeritus, and Peter Brooks, the Sterling Professor of Comparative Literature Emeritus at Yale University and a lecturer with the rank of professor in comparative literature and the University Center for Human Values, will be commentators. The program is cosponsored by the Program in American Studies, the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions, the Program in Law and Public Affairs and the Office of the Provost.