Independence Hall
What is an American?
April 29 - May 1, 2005
Hyatt Regency Miami

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7:00 - 9:00 Midge Decter, The Heritage Foundation, Chairman

Victor Davis Hanson, Hoover Institution


10:00 - 11:30 Culture and Creed in the Formation of Americans

Ellis Sandoz, Eric Voegelin Institute, Chairman, Paper

Bruce Frohnen, Ave Maria School of Law

Bradley C.S. Watson, St. Vincent College

12:00 - 1:30 Luncheon

Lee Edwards, The Heritage Foundation, Chairman

M. Stanton Evans, Education Research Institute

2:00 - 3:30 Immigration and America

Nicholas Capaldi, Loyola University, New Orleans, Chairman

Peter Brimelow, Author, Alien Nation

Benjamin Powell, San Jose State University, Paper

Andrew Yuengert, Pepperdine University, Paper

4:00 - 5:30 E Pluribus Unum

Forrest McDonald, University of Alabama, Chairman

Linda Chavez, Center for Equal Opportunity

W. Wesley McDonald, Elizabethtown College, Paper

Barry Shain, Colgate University, Paper

Sunday Breakfast

8:30 - 11:00 What Should It Mean To Be An American Citizen?

Josiah Bunting, Intercollegiate Studies Institute, Chairman

Matthew Spalding, The Heritage Foundation

Donald J. Devine, Bellevue University, Paper

John Willson, Hillsdale College