Taming Leviathan: The Decentralist and Regionalist Vision
September 21-22, 2001
New Orleans


Friday, September 21
7:00 - 9:00 The Leviathan State: Origins and Prospects
Claes Ryn, Catholic University of America, Chairman Speech text
Father Bessel Burns
Claes Ryn, Catholic University of America, Chairman Speech text
M. Stanton Evans, National Journalism Center
William F. Campbell, The Philadelphia Society Speech text
Saturday, September 22
8:30 - 10:00 Decentralism and Statism in the Experience of Greece, Rome, and Christendom
James Stoner, Louisiana State University, Chairman Speech text
E. Christian Kopff, University of Colorado, Boulder
John P. McCarthy, Fordham University Speech text
10:15- 11:45 What Does the South Have to Teach Us?
Michael Jordan, Hillsdale College, Chairman Speech text
Ted J. Smith, Virginia Commonwealth University
Mark R. Winchell, Clemson University
12:00 - 1:30 The South and Conservatism
Thomas Landess, Attorney General's Office, S.C., Chairman
Eugene D. Genovese, Author
2:00 - 3:30 Federalism and Subsidiarity in the Modern World
Ross Lence, University of Houston, Chairman
George Carey, Georgetown University Speech text
Bruce Frohnen, Russell Kirk Center
Marshall De Rosa, Florida Atlantic University
3:30 - 4:00 Coffee Break
4:00 - 5:30 Can the Leviathan State be Tamed?
Ellis Sandoz, Louisiana State University, Chairman
Paul Gottfried, Elizabethtown College
Allan Carlson, The Howard Center