Skidmore College Presents Dr. James Stoner

The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) is pleased to announce that Dr. James Stoner will deliver the Government Department’s annual Alexander Hamilton Lecture in Constitutional Studies entitled, “The Written Constitution and the Unwritten Tradition of Common Law,” Tuesday, September 16  at 5:30 p.m. in the Pohndorff room of Scribner Library, at Skidmore College. The lecture is sponsored by the AHI and the Government Department at Skidmore College.

Dr. Stoner is professor of political science at the Louisiana State University.  His writings include Common Law and Liberal Theory: Coke, Hobbes, and the Origins of American Constitutionalism (University Press of Kansas, 1992) and Common-Law Liberty: Rethinking American Constitutionalism (University Press of Kansas, 2003).  For further information please contact Flagg Taylor at