The South and American Conservatism
October 12-13, 1979
New Orleans, Louisiana

Overview


Program

Friday, October 12
10:30 - 12:00 Registration
12:30 - 2:30 Reflections- On A Conservative Trend
John A. Howard, Rockford College Institute, Chairman
James Jackson Kilpatrick, Author; Syndicated Columnist
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 Religion in the South
William F. Campbell, Louisiana State University, Chairman
Cleanth Brooks, Yale University
Saturday, October 13
9:30 - 11:30 They Took Their Stand; the Agrarian View after 50 Years
Jeffrey Hart, Chairman
Andrew Lytle, Historian, former editor, The Sewanee Review
Mrs. F. L. Owsley, Co-editor, Andrew Jackson Papers
Rennard Strickland, University of Tulsa School of Law
12:15 - 2:15 King Hog, Cultural Conservatism, and the Antebellum South
William F. Campbell, Chairman
Forrest McDonald, the University of Alabama
3:00 - 5:00 Southern Letters in the Twentieth Century: The Articulation of a Tradition
T. Kenneth Cribb, Jr., University of Virginia School of. Law, Chairman
Marion Montgomery, University of Georgia
Thomas H. Landess, University of Dallas
Madison Jones, Auburn University