Academic Workshops

Committed to supporting new perspectives on and interdisciplinary dialogue about the nation’s political history and traditions, the Kinder Institute sponsors a number of programs that bring scholars from around the region and nation to Columbia to share their research with members of the Kinder Institute and University of Missouri intellectual communities.

Full Schedule

  • 2019 Shawnee Trail Conference: Call-for-Submissions (12/15 Deadline)

    A yearly gathering of scholars of American politics and constitutionalism, broadly defined to encompass the … Continued

  • “Destabilizing Entanglements”: Spring 2019 MRSEAH with Prof. Dael Norwood (Univ. of Delaware)

    The Missouri Regional Seminar on Early American History is back for another run this spring, … Continued

  • “The Curious History of U.S. National Security Whistleblowing”: Colloquium with East Anglia’s Kaeten Mistry

    For the first official installment of the Spring 2019 Colloquium Series, University of East Anglia … Continued

  • “John Marshall & Constitutional Legitimacy”: Colloquium with Villanova’s Clyde Ray

    The Kinder Institute’s Colloquium Series continues with Villanova visiting faculty member Clyde Ray’s talk tracing … Continued

  • “How the Founders Made the Constitution Their Valentine,” with Stanford’s Jonathan Gienapp

    In celebration of Valentine’s Day, Stanford Assistant Professor of History Jonathan Gienapp, in town to … Continued

  • A Fire Bell in the Past: The Missouri Crisis at 200, Feb. 2019 Conference

    REGISTER FOR THE CONFERENCE HERE On February 15-16, 2019, as near as possible to the … Continued

  • “American Global Leadership on Religious Freedom”: Colloquium with OU’s Allen Hertzke

    For the final February 2019 colloquium, University of Oklahoma David Ross Boyd Professor of Political … Continued

  • Book Symposia with BU Law Prof.’s Jim Fleming & Linda McClain

    As part of programming for the 2019 Shawnee Trail Regional Conference on American Politics & … Continued