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Speaker(s): Professor Carol Berkin
Chair: Professor Arne Westad
Recorded on 27 November 2007 at Old Theatre, Old Building
Was the US constitution the work of confident demigods and innovators or the handiwork of anxious political leaders who relied on longstanding Anglo-American political traditions to save a republican in crisis? Carol Berkin is presidential distinguished professor of history at Baruch College and The Graduate Centre, CUNY.