Independence Hall
The Conservative Intellectual Movement in the Year 2000
April 28-30, 2000
Hotel Inter-Continental
Chicago, Illinois

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Chairman: George Nash, Author

Keynote Address: M. Stanton Evans, National Journalism Center Conservatism Then and Now


10:00 - 11:30 The Conservative Intellectual Movement Revisited: Sources of Success

Chairman, Mark Henrie, Intercollegiate Studies Institute

Leonard Liggio, IHS, George Mason University, F.A. Hayek and the Classical Liberal Tradition

Stephen Tonsor, University of Michigan, Elites, Community and the Truth: A Little Story

Gordon Brady, George Mason University, Chicago School(s)

Luncheon, 12:00 - 1:30

Chairman, John Willson, Hillsdale College

Robert Conquest, The Hoover Institution, After the Cold War: Is the 'Final Struggle' Over?

2:00 - 3:30 The Taming of Leviathan

Chairman, Joseph A. Morris, Morris, Rathnau & De La Rosa

Forrest McDonald, University of Alabama, Federalism and States' Rights

David Willetts, MP, Shadow Secretary of State for Social Security, The View from Abroad

4:00 - 5:30 What Have We Learned from Conservative Governance?

Chairman, T. Kenneth Cribb, Intercollegiate Studies Institute

Lee Edwards, The Heritage Foundation

Steven Calabresi, Northwestern University School of Law

Sunday Breakfast

8:30 - 11:00 Reclaiming the Culture

Chairman, Annette Y. Kirk, Russell Kirk Center

Robert Reilly, Music Critic for Crisis, Music

Gregory Wolfe, Publisher and Author, Arts and Letters

Steven Schloeder, Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, Architecture