1999-2000 Events

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Fall 1999

William Kristol
Liberalism, Conservatism, and the 2000 Election
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
Thursday, October 28, 1999

Spring 2000

Michael Platt
Can There Be a Christian Prince?
Heggblade Conference Room
Monday, February 7, 2000

John Yoo
Globalism, the Constitution, and American Democracy: Why Do We Bomb Kosovo But Not Kill Sea Turtles?
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
Thursday, February 17, 2000

Steven B. Smith
Abraham Lincoln and the American Republic
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
Spinoza and the Shape of Modern Liberty
Heggblade Conference Room
Monday, February 21, 2000

Larry Arnhart
The Truth, Goodness, and Beauty of Darwinism
Davidson Lecture Hall
Thursday, March 23, 2000

William J. Kunkle, Jr.
Prosecuting the Police and Prosecutors: The Illinois Death-Row Case of Rolando Cruz
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
Friday, March 24, 2000

Paul A. Rahe
Phi Beta Kappa Banquet
Sunday, April 9, 2000

Conference: Progressivism and American Liberalism
Participants: Mark Blitz, Claremont McKenna College; James W. Ceaser, University of Virginia; John J. Dinan, Wake Forest University; Glenn Ellmers, Claremont Institute; Thomas S. Engeman, Loyola University; Steven F. Hayward, Pacific Research Institute; Charles R. Kesler, Claremont McKenna College; John Marini, University of Nevada at Reno; Sidney M. Milkis, University of Virginia; R.J. Pestritto, University of Dallas; Lance R. Robinson, U.S. Air Force Academy; Ralph A. Rossum, Claremont McKenna College; Thomas B. Silver, Claremont Institute; Matthew Spalding, Heritage Foundation; William Voegeli, John M. Olin Foundation; Bradley C.S. Watson, Saint Vincent College; and Jean M. Yarbrough, Bowdoin College.
Sessions: Progressivism and Political Theory (Blitz, Marini, and Silver); Progressivism and the Constitution (Engeman, Pestritto, and Rossum); The New Republic and the Old (Ceaser, Spalding, and Yarbrough); Progressivism and the Issues of Politics (Hayward, Milkis, and Robinson); Law and the Limits of Reform (Dinan, Ellmers, and Watson); and Legacies of Progressivism (Kesler and Voegeli).
Founders' Room, Bauer Center; Davidson Lecture Hall; Adams Hall
Friday-Saturday, April 14-15, 2000

Francis Fukuyama
The Great Disruption: Human Nature and the Reconstruction of Social Order
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
Wednesday, April 19, 2000

Christopher P. Manfredi
Judicial Power and the Modern Nation-State
Also sponsored by the Donner Canadian Foundation.
Davidson Lecture Hall
Thursday, April 27, 2000

Stanley Brubaker
A Constitution to Die For? Congressional Power to Raise an Army and Navy
Davidson Lecture Hall
Friday, May 5, 2000