Does American Democracy Still Work? Thursday, May 3, 2012: >Join us at the Faculty Club for the second panel symposium on American politics and democracy. This panel will offer three deeply informed perspectives on the origins and evolution of the economic and political angst that seem to afflict the nation. The panel will feature J. Bradford DeLong, Professor of Economics and a research associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research; David Hollinger, Professor of American History; and Paul Pierson, Professor of Political Science.
Jeremy Kinsman: Berkeley-British Columbia Symposium: North American Futures: >Initial commentary from presenter Brad DeLong of Berkeley stressed that American political and economic governance was too overwrought with immediate inte... Read Post
Laura CrostaWho: Rachael Yamagata What: American singer-songwriter who has been mining topics of heartbreak and, well, heartbreak for three albums and numerous EPs over the past decade. Why: Having given her 2012 Heavyweight EP a ph... Read Post