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Podcast: Reading the U.S. Constitution

November 21, 2013 by NCC Staff

 

Distinguished legal scholar Garrett Epps and SCOTUSblog’s Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s adviser for constitutional literacy, delve into the indelible language of America’s founding document.

epps640In his engaging new book, "American Epic: Reading the U.S. Constitution," Professor Epps provides “an intelligent and provocative tour through the fascinatingly complicated, vitally important blueprint of the United States” (Publishers Weekly).

His fresh perspective on the role of the federal government, constitutional loopholes, and even the Preamble are sure to inspire lively debate.

You can listen to the one-hour conversation in the audio player below.

 

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