James Burke, writer-producer of the new BBC series, "The Day the Universe Changed." (1985) Reception, 5:30 p.m.; dinner, 6:00 p.m. Discussion after dinner both days. Screening of segment from "'The Day the Universe Changed," 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, followed by lunch and discussion.
"Free to Choose," (1980) four segments from economist Milton Friedman's film series. Screening of the 30-minute parts at 5:30 p.m. (with wine and cheese), followed by dinner at 6:00 p.m. and discussion led by Claremont economists, such as Wm. Craig Stubblebine (CMC), Frank Wykoff (Pomona), and Richard Sweeney (CMC).
Matthew Fox, leading religious thinker, co-sponsored by McAlister Center. Reception, 5:30 p.m.; dinner, 6:0O p.m. Discussion after dinner.
"Presidential Politics, '84-'88," co-sponsored by the John Brown Cook Association. A series of presentations looking forward to the 1988 presidential campaign. The invited participants, influential Democrats and Republicans, include Patrick Caddell, James Johnson, Charles Manatt, Lyn Nofziger, Edward Rollins, and Richard Wirthlin.
An Evening with Professors Milton and Rose Friedman. Reception, 5:30 p.m.; dinner, 6:00 p.m. Discussion after dinner.
Dr. Anthony Stevens, Jungian psychologist and author, discusses "The Archetypal Foundations of War and Peace." Reception, 5:30 p.m.; dinner, 6:00 p.m. Discussion after dinner both days.
JEFFREY KLEIN '75
"Leadership," a series of presentations focusing on the relationship between liberal arts education and leadership roles in contemporary America. Invited participants include Jack Gould, dean, Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago; Barbara Dyer, associate director, Council of State Planning Agencies, Washington, D.C.; Eugene Miller, executive vice president, USG Corporation, Chicago; and Jeffrey Klein '75, senior staff counsel, Los Angeles Times.
Larry Kushner, author of The River of Light: Spirituality, Judiaism and the Evolution of Consciousness (1981) and other important books in Jewish religious thought, co-sponsored by McAlister Center. Reception, 5:30 p.m.; dinner, 6:00 p.m. Discussion after dinner.
Sydney H. Schanberg and Dith Pran. Two evenings with the journalists whose story is told in The Killing Fields (1984). Reception, 5:30 p.m.; dinner, 6:00 p.m. Discussion after dinner both days.
Yeshoshafat Harkabi, Hexter Professor of International Relations and Middle Eastern Studies, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, and former chief of intelligence for the Israeli Defense Forces, will be in residence at the Athenaeum as the 1986 Keck Lecturer on International Understanding.