How The Federalist Opened the Door to the ‘Antifederalist Appropriation’ of the Constitution

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Location: Jenkins and Nanovic Halls - Room B101

“How The Federalist Opened the Door to the ‘Antifederalist Appropriation’ of the Constitution” was presented by Jeffrey Tulis (University of Texas at Austin). Event was presented by the Constitutional Studies Program and the Tocqueville Program.

About the speaker:
Professor Jeffrey Tulis is professor of government at the University of Texas, Austin.  Prof. Tulis's interests bridge the fields of political theory and American politics, including more specifically, American political development, constitutional theory, political philosophy and the American presidency.  He has served as President of the Politics and History Section of the American Political Science Association. He received the President's Associates Teaching Excellence Award at the University of Texas. His most recent book (co-authored with Nicole Mellow) is Legacies of Losing in American Politics (Chicago, 2018).