Independence Hall
The Future of Freedom: The Problems and the Prospects
April 15-16, 1977
Sheraton Plaza Hotel
Chicago, Illinois

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Friday, April 15

4:00 - 6:00    Registration & Reception

6:00 - 8:30    Dinner
          "Will the West Survive Until 1984?" Ephraim Sevela, Author and Film Director

9:00 - 10:00    ISI Alumni Association Hospitality Hour


Saturday, April 16

9:00 - 9:45    Annual Breakfast Meeting,of Membership (Members only)

10:15 - 11:45    "The Present State of the Conservative Movement in 'America"
          Stephen J. Tonsor, University of Michigan 
          William F. Campbell, Chairman
          Discussants: M. Stanton Evans and George Nash

12:15 - 2:00    Luncheon
          Report on the Philadelphia Society, Henry Regnery
          Robert Moss, Editor, "Foreign Report" of The Economist

2:15 - 3:45    "The Communications Explosion and the Struggle for the World" Frank J. Shakespeare, President, RKO General
          Anthony Harrigan, Chairman
          Discussants: William Schneider, Jr. and Leopold Tyrmand

4:15 - 5:45    "The Necessity of Dogmas in Schooling
          Russell Kirk, Author and Lecturer
          Ernest van den Haag, Chairman
          Discussants: John Davenport and John A. Howard