The William F. Buckley, Jr. Program at Yale University presents
Patrick J. Deneen, Professor of Political Science and the David A. Potenziani Memorial Chair of Constitutional Studies, University of Notre Dame:
“Reviving the Mixed Constitution: How to Overcome the Elite-Populist Divide.”
Prior to joining the faculty of Notre Dame in 2012, Professor Deneen taught at Princeton University (1997-2005) and Georgetown University (2005-2012), where he held the Markos and Eleni Tsakapoulos-Kounalakis Chair in Hellenic Studies. From 2005-2007 he served as principle Speechwriter and Special Assistant to the Director of the U.S. Information Agency, Joseph Duffey. He has written four books and edited three others. His books include The Odyssey of Political Theory, Democratic Faith, Conserving America?, and most recently, Why Liberalism Failed, which appeared in January, 2018 with Yale University Press (paperback 2019).