Reframing the Constitution

Reframing the Constitution

8/16/20 - 8/22/20

Reframing the Constitution
  • Six Sermons by Brian D. McLaren

    This series of six sermons by Brian D. McLaren originally aired during week eight of the 2020 summer assembly.

    Sunday Sermon: “Dismantling Supremacy” Luke 4: 22-30

    Monday homily: “A New Declaration of Interdependence” 1 Corinthians 12: 1-13

    Tuesday homily: “Doing What is (Still) Doable” E...

  • The Fourth Battle for the Constitution

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 EDT Monday, August 17, 2020.

    Jeffrey Rosen discusses the “Fourth Battle for the Constitution” in this current political moment.

    Rosen is the president and CEO for the National Constitution Center, a nonpartisan nonprofit organization whose mission is to educate th...

  • Berofsky Piano Quartet

    Originally broadcast at 4 p.m. EDT Monday, August 17, 2020.

    Program:
    -W.A. Mozart: Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478
    -Charles Berofsky: Uneasy Dreams
    -Antonín Dvořák: Allegro con Fuoco from Piano Quartet in E-flat major, B. 162, op. 87

    Chautauqua School of Music faculty members Aaron Berofsky, v...

  • The Rare Few Times the Constitution Has Been Amended

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Tuesday, August 18, 2020.

    In Martha Jones’ second time at Chautauqua this season, she discusses the Nineteenth Amendment.

    Jones is the Society of Black Alumni Presidential Professor and professor of history at The Johns Hopkins University, and a legal and...

  • Understanding & Managing Stress for Better Mental & Physical Health

    Originally broadcast at 3:30 p.m. EDT Tuesday, August 18, 2020.

    Bruce Rabin details understanding and managing stress for better mental and physical health.

    Rabin is the retired Professor of Pathology at University of Pittsburgh and Medical Director of the Division of Clinical Immunopathology...

  • The Founding Fathers’ Vision

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Wednesday, August 19, 2020.

    Cato Institute Chairman Robert A. Levy traces the erosion of the Constitution’s original intent.

    Levy is chairman of the board of directors at the Cato Institute, a libertarian think tank in Washington, D.C., which he joined as ...

  • Organ Recital with Joshua Stafford 8/19/20

    Organ Recital with Joshua Stafford 8/19/20

    About Chautauqua Institution: Chautauqua Institution is a community on the shores of Chautauqua Lake in southwestern New York state that comes alive each summer with a unique mix of fine and performing arts, lectures, interfaith worship and programs, an...

  • How to Rig a Sunfish, an Optimist, and a Laser

    Recreation Series: Thomas Kelly, Instructor at the John R. Turney Sailing Center at Chautauqua Institution demonstrates how to rig a Sunfish, an Opti, and a Laser.

    About Chautauqua Institution: Chautauqua Institution is a community on the shores of Chautauqua Lake in southwestern New York state ...

  • The ARC of Justice: A Discussion on Reparations

    Originally broadcast at 3:30 p.m. EDT Wednesday, August 19, 2020.

    William A. Darity Jr. and A. Kirsten Mullen, authors, "From Here to Equality: Reparations for Black Americans in the Twenty-First Century"

    A. Kirsten Mullen is a folklorist and the founder of Artefactual, an arts-consulting pract...

  • Voting, the Constitution and the 2020 Election

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Thursday, August 20, 2020.

    Emily Bazelon on mass incarceration and how to change the prosecution system.

    Bazelon is a staff writer for The New York Times Magazine and the Truman Capote Fellow for Creative Writing and Law at Yale Law School. She is the bes...

  • CLSC: 'The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present'

    Originally broadcast at 3:30 p.m. EDT Thursday, August 20, 2020.

    In The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee, David Treuer melds history with reportage and memoir. Tracing the tribes' distinctive cultures from first contact, he explores how the depredations of each era spawned new modes of survival. The de...

  • How the Constitution Will Endure

    Originally broadcast at 10:45 a.m. EDT Friday, August 21, 2020.

    Prominent public historian Jon Meacham shares his reflections on our founding document’s lasting power.

    Meacham is a presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author. A contributing editor at Time, Meacham is the author of ...

  • Interfaith Friday: “The Creation Story & Humanity’s Homework: A Jewish Take”

    Originally broadcast at 2 p.m. EDT Friday, August 21, 2020.

    Rabbi Sid Schwarz continues the Interfaith Friday Series from the Jewish perspective.

    Schwarz, a social entrepreneur, author and teacher, is currently a Senior Fellow at Hazon, a national organization based in New York. Schwarz found...

  • Science and Religion (and Art) at Chautauqua

    Originally broadcast at 3:30 p.m. EDT Friday, August 21, 2020.

    Jon Schmitz, Archivist and Historian for the Chautauqua Institution, discusses the relationship between science and religion on the Chautauqua platform, and how art pointed to a possible bridge.

    This series is made possible with a g...