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UVA Institute of Democracy

April 29, 2021 09:00 AM

Democracy Dialogues: Self-government in the age of disunion
  • Shelley Moore Capito

  • Tim Kaine

  • Jim Ryan

  • Melody Barnes

  • Pilar Jimenez Larre Borges

Special Location: Online webinar

Protesters in London with a sign that says 'Democracy must rule'

April 30, 2021 11:00 AM

Constitutional crises at home and abroad
  • Gretchen Helmke

  • Sanford Levinson

  • Kim L. Scheppele

  • Mila Versteeg

Special Location: Online webinar

Viktor Orbán speaking

May 17, 2021 02:00 PM

Modern authoritarianism and new challenges to democracy
  • Anne Meng

  • Elizabeth Nugent

  • Bryn Rosenfeld

Special Location: online webinar