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

  • “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

  • 2019 Shawnee Trail Conference: March 7 & 8 in Columbia

    The fifth annual Shawnee Trail Regional Conference on American Politics & Constitutionalism will return to … 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

  • Constraining the Executive Branch”: Workshop with Profs. Jen Selin and Pamela McCann

    A rare workshop amidst the barrage of colloquia, Kinder Institute Professor Jen Selin will bring … Continued

  • “How to Hide an Empire”: Colloquium with Northwestern Prof. Daniel Immerwahr

    Joining us from Northwestern University, Associate Professor of History Daniel Immerwahr will give an April … Continued

  • “When the Devil Beat Daniel Webster”: Colloquium with KICD Postdoc Rudy Hernandez

    Part of an annual tradition at the Kinder Institute, Postdoctoral Fellow in American Political Thought … Continued

  • “Exploring the Pursuit of Happiness”: Book Talk with Prof. Carli Conklin

    To round out AY 2018-19 programming, Kinder Institute and MU Law Associate Professor Carli Conklin … Continued