On October 3 the HLS Library hosted a book discussion on “Democracy and Dysfunction,” a new book from coauthors Jack Balkin and Sanford Levinson. The leading constitutional law scholars and frequent collaborators were joined for a discussion by Jennifer L. Hochschild, H.L. Jayne Professor of Government, Professor of African American studies, and Harvard College Professor; and by Steven Levitsky, Harvard Professor of Government.
Levinson is a visiting professor at Harvard Law School and W. St. John Garwood and W. St. John Garwood, Jr. Centennial Chair in Law at the University of Texas Law School. Balkin is Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment at Yale Law School.