Independence Hall
The South and American Conservatism
October 12-13, 1979
The New Orleans Hilton Hotel
New Orleans, Louisiana

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Friday, October 12

10:30 - 12:00    Registration

12:30 - 2:30    Luncheon - "Reflections- On A Conservative Trend" 
          James Jackson Kilpatrick, Author; Syndicated Columnist 
          John A. Howard, Rockford College Institute, Chairman

3:00 - 5:00    "The Real Lincoln: A Division of the House"
          M. E. Bradford, University of Dallas
          Harry V. Jaffa, Claremont Men's College
          James McClellan, University of Virginia School of Law, Chairman

5:30 - 6:30    Reception & Autograph Party

7:00 - 9:00    Dinner - "Religion in the South"
          Cleanth Brooks, Yale University
          William F. Campbell, Louisiana State University, Chairman


Saturday, October 13

9:30 - 11:30    "They Took Their Stand; the Agrarian View after 50 Years"
          Andrew Lytle, Historian, former editor, The Sewanee Review
          Clyde Wilson, University of South Carolina, Chairman
          Mrs. F. L. Owsley, Co-editor, Andrew Jackson Papers
          Rennard Strickland, University of Tulsa School of Law

12:15 - 2:15    Luncheon - "King Hog, Cultural Conservatism, and the Antebellum South"
          Forrest McDonald, the University of Alabama   

3:00 - 5:00    "Southern Letters in the Twentieth Century: The Articulation of a Tradition"
Marion Montgomery, University of Georgia
          T. Kenneth Cribb, Jr., University of Virginia School of. Law, Chairman
          Madison Jones, Auburn University
          Thomas H. Landess, University of Dallas