Keith Whittington

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Keith Whittington

Keith E. Whittington is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Politics at Princeton University. He writes about American constitutional law, politics and history and American political thought. He has been a visiting professor at the University of Texas School of Law and Harvard Law School and is a member of the American Academy of the Arts and Sciences. He did his undergraduate work at the University of Texas at Austin and completed his Ph.D. in political science at Yale University.

His work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The New York Times, and The Atlantic, among other outlets, and he is a regular contributor to "The Volokh Conspiracy" blog. He is the author of several books, including Speak Freely: Why Universities Must Defend Free SpeechRepugnant Laws: Judicial Review of Acts of Congress from the Founding to the Present; and Constitutional Crises, Real and Imagined.

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