Author William A. Galston, an expert on domestic policy, political campaigns, will give the Jack Miller Center Constitution Day Initiative Lecture on “Constitutional Surprises: What James Madison Got Wrong” on Sept. 30 at 4:30 p.m. in McGuinn Auditorium. Galston holds the Ezra K. Zilkha Chair in the Brookings Institution’s Governance Studies Program, where he serves as a senior fellow. A former policy advisor to President Clinton and presidential candidates, Galston’s current research focuses on designing a new social contract and the implications of political polarization. He is the author of eight books and more than 100 articles in the fields of political theory, public policy, and American politics, including Liberal Pluralism and Public Matters: Politics, Policy, and Religion in the 21st Century. He also writes a weekly column for the Wall Street Journal. Sponsor: Political Science Department.