[PAST EVENT] Constitution Day Lunch/Lecture: Making Sense of Methods of Interpretation

September 27, 2013
12:45pm - 2pm
Law School, Room 127
613 S Henry St
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
Friday, September 27, 2013, Room 127, 12:45 - 2:00 p.m.; @ W&M Law School

Constitution Day Program: Luncheon / Lecture with Michael McConnell, Stanford Law School; Director, Stanford Constitutional Law Center; Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution

Michael W. McConnell is the Richard and Frances Mallery Professor and Director of the Constitutional Law Center at Stanford Law School. From 2002 to the summer of 2009, he served as Circuit Judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. Prior to his appointment to the bench, McConnell was the Presidential Professor at the S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah, and before that the William B. Graham Professor of Law at the University of Chicago. He has also been a frequent visiting professor at Harvard Law School.

In his academic work, McConnell has written widely on such subjects as freedom of religion, segregation, unenumerated rights, and constitutional history and theory. He is co-editor of The Constitution of the United States (Foundation Press 2010), Religion and the Law (Aspen Pub. Co. 2002), and Christian Perspectives on Legal Thought (Yale Univ. Press 2002). In 1996, he was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

This lecture is part of the College of William & Mary's observance of Constitution Day. Sponsored by the Institute of Bill of Rights Law.