Monday, November 5, 2018

Presentation: The Origins of Democratic Rule

The History and Social Sciences Forum is excited to host David Stasavage (NYU, Politics) for the third session of the forum on Monday, November 5 at 1:30 PM.

Professor Stasavage will be presenting the first chapter from his forthcoming book The Decline and Rise of Democracy. Commentary will be provided by Usama Rafi (PhD Candidate, History). Light refreshments will be served.

Professor Stasavage has graciously made himself available for meetings with faculty and students during his visit. Faculty are encouraged to recommend students who would be interested in discussing their work with Professor Stasavage. Please e-mail Usama Rafi ( or Agatha Slupek ( for further coordination.

No registration required.

Location: CISSR Suite, Pick Hall 105
Date: Monday, November 5, 2018
Time: 1:30 – 3:00pm CDT