Bruce Lincoln - “How Democracies Fail” - Michael Geyer

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Bruce Lincoln will speak on “How Democracies Fail,” with a response by Michael Geyer. The talk will present a comparison of the Weimar Republic, the Spanish Republic, and the Athenian Tyranny of the Thirty to the contemporary situation in the US.

At the Co-op

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About the series: The Free University of Chicago provides a series of public presentations in which faculty explore social, political, and cultural issues of crucial importance locally, nationally, and internationally. These presentations are intended to stimulate critical inquiry and open discussion on topics that are politically and emotionally charged, exploring a wide range of perspectives and entertaining alternatives to conventional wisdom. All who are interested and concerned are invited to participate, within the University community and beyond.

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Event Location: 
The Seminary Co-op Bookstore
5751 S. Woodlawn Ave.
Chicago 60637