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The Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions (YCRI) would like to announce an upcoming lecture:  Robert Michels, the Iron Law of Oligarchy, and Dynamic Democracy A Lecture by Hugo Drochon (Cambridge)   Please join us Thursday, April 12th, 2018 from 4:30-6:30pm at Luce 202. For inquiries related to this lecture , please contact one of our co-directors, Isaac Nakhimovsky (isaac.nakhimovsky@yale.edu).    This event is funded generously by the Jack Miller
The Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions (YCRI) would like to announce an upcoming lecture:  In the Praise of Injustice: From Hobbes to Sade A Lecture by Céline Spector (Sorbonne)   Please join us Monday, April 9th, 2018 at 12:00pm in Luce 202. Lunch will be served. For inquiries related to this lecture , please contact one of our co-directors, Steven Smith (steven.smith@yale.edu).   This event is funded generously by the Council on European Studies, the Jack Miller Center
The Yale Center for the Study of Representative Institutions (YCRI) would like to announce an upcoming conference:  Conservatism in the Age of Trump   Please join us Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018 from 3:00-5:00pm at the Whitney Humanities Center Auditorium for a conversation on the state of conservatism in this political era. Participants include James Ceasar (University of Virginia), William Kristol (Weekly Standard), Eliana Johnson (Politico), and Ross Douthat (New York Times).   For those of you who weren’t able to attend the event, here is video footage: https://yale.box.com/s/