The Conservative Intellectual Movement in the Year 2000
April 28-30, 2000
Chicago, Illinois


Friday, April 28
4:00 - 6:00 Registration
5:30 - 6:00 Scholarship Orientation
6:00 - 7:00 Reception
7:00 - 9:00 Dinner
Chairman: George Nash, Author
Keynote Address: M. Stanton Evans, National Journalism Center Conservatism Then and Now
Saturday, April 29
8:30 - 9:30 Annual Breakfast Meeting of the Membership (Members only)
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)
12:00 - 1:30 Luncheon - After the Cold War: Is the 'Final Struggle' Over?
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, April 30
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