The Road Ahead: Serfdom or Liberty?
April 4-6, 2014
Chicago, Illinois

Overview

Dear Members,

I am pleased to invite you to our Gala 50th Anniversary Meeting, to be held April 4-6, 2014, at the Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel, Chicago, Illinois.  The theme for our meeting is The Road Ahead, Serfdom or Liberty?  What have we learned from the past 50 years to prepare us for the next 50 years?

We look forward to seeing you in Chicago!

Onward,

Edwin J. Feulner

President


Program

Friday
7:00 - 9:00 Dinner
Chairman: Edwin J. Feulner, The Heritage Foundation
Chairman: Edwin J. Feulner, The Heritage Foundation
Keynote Speaker: Daniel Henninger, The Wall Street Journal
Saturday
8:30 - 9:30 Annual Breakfast Meeting of the Membership (Members only)
10:00 - 11:30 The Road Ahead in the World of Economics, Politics and Culture
Chairman: Robert Koons, University of Texas
Scott Beaulier, Troy University
Patrick Deneen, University of Notre Dame "The Case for Serfdom, Rightly Understood"
Robert R. Reilly, Author
12:00 - 1:30 Luncheon Address:  Regulation and the Rule of Law
Chairman: Joseph A. Morris, Lincoln Legal Foundation
Allan H. Meltzer, The Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy, Carnegie-Mellon University and Senior Fellow, The Hoover Institution
2:00 - 3:30 The Road Ahead in Politics: Goldwater to 2016
Chairman: Lee Edwards, The Heritage Foundation
Angelo Codevilla, Boston University
Larry P. Arnn, President, Hillsdale College
3:30 - 4:00 Coffee Break
4:00 - 5:30 Cheerful Conservatives and Joyous Libertarians: The Rhetorical Path to Civility
Chairman: Linda Bridges, National Review
Neal B. Freeman, Chairman, The Blackwell Corporation
Gordon Lloyd, Pepperdine University
Jim DeMint, President, The Heritage Foundation
5:45 - 6:45 Cocktail Reception Sponsored by The Heritage Foundation
Sunday
8:00 - 8:45 Breakfast Buffet
8:45 - 11:00 Roundtable Discussion: The Future of The Philadelphia Society in the Light of its Past
Chairman: Edwin J. Feulner
T. Kenneth Cribb, Jr.
Midge Decter
William C. Dennis
Steven Hayward
G. Philip Hughes
Victoria Hughes
Forrest McDonald
Edwin Meese III
George H. Nash
Daniel Oliver
Roger Ream
Ellis Sandoz
Peter Schramm
John Willson

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