The Future of Freedom: The Problems and the Prospects
April 15-16, 1977
Chicago, Illinois


Friday, April 15
4:00 - 6:00 Registration & Reception
6:00 - 8:30 Dinner
Russell Kirk
Gerhard Niemeyer
Ephraim Sevela, Author and Film Director
Keynote Q & A
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
William F. Campbell, Chairman
Stephen J. Tonsor, University of Michigan
Response of George Nash
Response of M. Stanton Evans
12:15 - 2:00 Luncheon
Report on the Philadelphia Society, Henry Regnery
Robert Schoedinger
Robert Moss, Editor, "Foreign Report" of The Economist
2:15 - 3:45 The Communications Explosion and the Struggle for the World
Anthony Harrigan, Chairman
Frank J. Shakespeare, President, RKO General
Response of William Schneider, Jr.
Response of Leopold Tyrmand
Response of Frank J. Shakespeare
4:15 - 5:45 The Necessity of Dogmas in Schooling
Ernest van den Haag, Chairman
Russell Kirk, Author and Lecturer
John Davenport
John A. Howard