Fri, Oct 01 | Zoom

SEMINAR American Conservatism: Past and Present

with Matthew Continetti
Past Event
SEMINAR American Conservatism: Past and Present

Time & Location

Oct 01, 2:00 PM EDT – Oct 15, 2:00 PM EDT
Zoom

About the Event

Taught by Matthew Continetti of the American Enterprise Institute, this not-for-credit online seminar will include one public lecture and three seminar sessions of one and a half hours over the month of October.

There will be a moderate amount of reading for the seminar. Students will receive the readings in advance and be expected to complete them prior to each session. The seminar is open to current Yale undergraduates and graduate students. Upon successful completion, students will receive a $150 stipend.

The seminar will meet on Fridays from 2:00pm-3:30pm ET on October 1st, 8th, and 15th. The public lecture will be held on September 29th at 4:30pm. Admission to the seminar is by application. Please click here to apply. The deadline to apply is Sunday, September 5th.

Course Description:

"The story of America in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries cannot be told without reference to the American conservative movement. In this seminar, American Enterprise Institute senior fellow Matthew Continetti will lead students in an exploration of how the ideas of the American right influenced political figures and public policy—and how the right itself changed into a national-populist movement dominated by Donald Trump."

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