Exploring Liberty: An Introduction to Freedom

Exploring Liberty seminars offer a fun, open environment to expand your intellectual horizons, test your ideas with enthusiastic faculty and passionate peers, and leave with a solid understanding of the underpinnings of classical liberal principles.

June 6 – 12, 2015 ● Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA

July 16 – 20, 2015 ● Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA


Exploring Liberty: An Introduction to Freedom

These readings are optional, but recommended, as they’ll give you a taste of what to expect at the seminar and enhance your appreciation and understanding of the lectures and discussions.

Exploring Liberty June 6-12 

Clark Neily, “District of Columbia v. Heller:  The Second Amendment Is Back, Baby”
http://object.cato.org/sites/cato.org/files/serials/files/supreme-court-review/2008/9/hellerneily_0.pdf 

Ayn Rand, The Fountainhead

Ayn Rand, Anthem

John Steinbeck, East of Eden

 

Exploring Liberty, July 16-20 

Leonard E. Read, “I, Pencil” 
http://www.econlib.org/library/Essays/rdPncl1.html

“The Constitution of the United States” 
http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/charters/constitution_transcript.html

Friedrich A. Hayek, “The Use of Knowledge in Society” 
http://www.econlib.org/library/Essays/hykKnw1.html