On weeks when there is no outside speaker, the seminar will meet to review the previous workshops and to discuss an upcoming paper or papers. Students are required to write short critiques of each forthcoming paper, which will provide the foundation for seminar discussions and will be shared with the authors in advance of their presentations.
Tara Grove, Professor of Law and Robert, William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
Ernest Young, Alston & Bird Professor of Law, Duke Law School
A.J. Bellia, Jr., O’Toole Professor of Constitutional Law, University of Notre Dame - The Law School
John C. Coates, John F. Cogan, Jr. Professor of Law and Economics, Harvard Law School
William Baude, Neubauer Family Assistant Professor of Law, University of Chicago Law School
Peter J. Smith, Professor of Law, George Washington University Law School
All sessions take place on Wednesdays from 4:00-5:50pm in Rubloff 339.
Eric Posner, Kirkland & Ellis Professor of Law and Aaron Director Research Scholar, University of Chicago Law School
"Balance of Powers Arguments and the Structural Constitution"
Amy Steigerwalt, Director of Graduate Studies and Associate Professor, Georgia State University Department of Political Science
"The Puzzle of Unanimity: Explaining Consensus on the U.S. Supreme Court"
Adam Samaha, Professor, New York University School of Law, by video conference?
"Unconstitutional Conditions Questions Everywhere: The Implications of Exit and Sorting for Constitutional Law and Theory"
Richard Pildes, Sudler Family Professor of Constitutional Law, New York University School of Law
"Targeted Warfare: Individuating Enemy Responsibility"
Elizabeth Magill, Vice Dean and Joseph Weintraub-Bank of America Distinguished Professor of Law, University of Virginia Law School
Juan Perea, Loyola-Chicago
"Race and Constitutional Law: On Recognizing the Proslavery Constitution"
Jamal Greene, Associate Professor of Law, Columbia Law School
"Fourteenth Amendment Originalism"
Amanda Tyler, Associate Professor of Law, The George Washington University Law School
"The Forgotten Core Meaning of the Suspension Clause"
Akhil Reed Amar, Yale Law School
"Confronting Modern Case Law: America's "Warrented" Constitution"
Gerard Magliocca, University of Indiana
"Constitutional Liability Rules"
Kurt T. Lash, Professor of Law, University of Illinois College of Law
"The Origins of the Privileges or Immunities Clause, Part II: John Bingham and the Second Draft of the Fourteenth Amendment"
Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz, Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center
Alison LaCroix, Professor of Law, University of Chicago School of Law
"Federalists, Federalism, & Federal Jurisdiction"
Thomas Colby, Professor of Law, George Washington University Law School
"The Sacrifice Of The New Originalism"
Jack M. Balkin, Professor of Law, Yale Law School
"Constitutional Redemption: Political Faith in an Unjust World, Chapters 3-5"
Richard Epstein, Professor of Law, N.Y.U. School of Law & University of Chicago School of Law