Noah Feldman (Harvard Law School): “Madison’s Politics of Religion Revisited”
Noah Feldman specializes in constitutional studies, with particular emphasis on the relationship between law and religion, constitutional design, and the history of legal theory. Bemis Professor of International Law at Harvard Law School, he is also a contributing writer for the New York Times Magazine and an adjunct senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. In 2003 Feldman served as senior constitutional advisor to the Coalition Provisional Authority in Iraq, and subsequently advised members of the Iraqi Governing Council on the drafting of the Transitional Administrative Law or interim constitution. Feldman is the author of five books, including Fall and Rise of the Islamic State (Princeton University Press 2008), Divided by God: America’s Church-State Problem – And What We Should Do About It (Farrar, Straus & Giroux 2005), and What We Owe Iraq: War and the Ethics of Nation Building (Princeton University Press 2004).