Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 4:10pm to 6:00pm
In J140

Mark Tushnet is giving the lecture this year, and it’s titled:  “Institutions for Protecting Constitutional Democracy:

Some Conceptual Preliminaries”

Mark Tushnet  

The lecture will be on Tuesday, January 22nd, from 4:10 to 6:00 pm in J140


Professor Tushnet, who graduated from Harvard College and Yale Law School and served as a law clerk to

Justice Thurgood Marshall, specializes in constitutional law and theory, including comparative constitutional law.

His research includes studies examining (skeptically) the practice of judicial review in the United States and around the

world. He also writes in the area of legal and particularly constitutional history, with works on the development of civil

rights law in the United States and (currently) a long-term project on the history of the Supreme Court in the 1930s.


For more information, contact sara.faherty@utoronto.ca

Watch the video of the lecture