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The

Crossroads of History IV

July 8 - 11, 2021

Modern Times

Times of Revolution
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Summer Conference for High School men 
Other Years:
2018
2019
2020

Main Lecture Themes

  • Freedom of Conscience, Freedom of Religion.  

  • Political Freedom: New Rights, Old Responsibilities.  

  • The Industrial Revolution and Capitalism.  

  • The Scientific Revolution: Science, Philosophy and Faith.  

  • The Revolt of the Masses: The French Revolution.  

  • Modernism in Architecture.  

 

Theme Presentations

  • The Revolution in Religion: Luther, Protestantism 

  • The Revolution of Philosophy: Rene Descartes

  • The Reformation of Man: Jean- Jacques Rousseau

  • The Apotheosis of Music: Bach, Mozart, Beethoven

  • The Conqueror of Europe: Napoleon Bonaparte

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...and much more!

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  • Lectures

  • Student Presentations

  • Readings

  • Movies

  • Sports

  • Camaraderie