Niemeyer Lectures in Political Philosophy

The Political Theory Program at Notre Dame: 2018 Niemeyer Lectures in Political Philosophy: 

Why the Populists have a Point: the Tyranny of Merit and the Future of Democracy

Michael Sandel Photo By Stephanie Mitchell Crop Web                                     

Featuring Michael Sandel - Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor of Government Harvard University

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 4:30 and Friday, October 26, 2018 at 4:30

Both events took place in the McKenna Hall Auditorium with reception following both lectures.


The Niemeyer Lectures honor the contributions and memory of the late Gerhart Niemeyer (1907-1997), professor of political philosophy at the University of Notre Dame from 1955 to 1997.

This biennial lecture series is made possible by the generosity of Notre Dame alumnus Raymond Biagini. 

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