Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt, Chairman, Board of Governors, Commission to Study the Organization of Peace, World Federation of United Nations Association, former delegate to the U.N. General Assembly

Topic: The value of the United Nations


Mr. Clark M. Eichelberger, Executive Director of American Association for the United Nations, Member of 5-man committee which prepared the first American working draft of the United Nations charter


Dr. Krishnalal Shridharani, noted Indian author

Topic: Parallel of values between India and the U.S.


Colin Jackson, BBC Commentator

Topic: The racial problems of South Africa


Mr. Werner Baecker, Hamburg, Germany, radio commentator

Topic: West German relations with Russia and the U.S.


Mr. Oskar-Hubert Denhardt, official of the German Christian Democrat Party

Topic: Russia’s relations with West Germany


Chrysostomus J. Zodel, Managing Editor of the German Stuttgarter Nachrichten

Topic: German-Soviet relations and West German freedom of the press


Qutubbin Aziz, Head of United Press of Pakistan


William Morgan Fletcher-Vane, Member of Parliament for Westmorland and a specialist in agricultural and foreign affairs

Topic: English domestic food production


Jon Kimche, journalist and Middle East expert

Topic: Is There a Basis for an Arab-Israel Settlement?


Col. Edward C. Dunn, former member of the Joint American Military Mission for Aid to Turkey

Topic: Security Problems in the Middle East


James Frederick Green, Deputy Director, Office of International Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations

Topic: Russia and the United Nations following the death of Stalin


Marshall M. Smith, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Commerce for International Affairs

Topic: Food Trade and Aid


General William Hoge, former commander-in-chief of the army ground forces in the European theater

Topic: Russia, West Germany, and the United States


Sir Roger Makins, British Ambassador to the U.S.

Topic: British and American policy in the Middle East


Mr. Joseph E. Johnson, President, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Topic: War and peace in the years ahead


H.E. Henrik Kauffmann, Ambassador of Denmark to the U.S.

Topic: Denmark post-World War II


H.E. George V. Melas, Ambassador of Greece to the U.S.

Topic: Great Britain, Cyprus, and Greece


Edwin M. J. Kretzmann, Public Affairs Advisor to the Burea of Near Eastern, South Asian, and African Affairs of the Department of State

Topic: United States Policy in the Middle East


Colin Jackson, BBC Commentator

Topic: Report on the Middle East Crisis


H.E. Dr. J.H. Van Roijen, Ambassador of the Netherlands to the U.S.

Topic: A Hollander Looks at the World Situation


Sidney H. Fine, Director of the Office of Public Information for the U.S. Information Agency

Topic: The U.S. Overseas Information Program


Anthony F. Merrill, Information Liaison Officer, Department of State

Topic: Major Problems of U.S. Foreign Policy


Dillon Anderson, former Special Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs


Dr. Hans Hermans, Director of the Netherlands Information Service in Curaçao

Topic: The New Face of the Netherlands Realm


Mr. G.W. Baker, Assistant to the Colonial Attaché, British Embassy, Washington, DC

Topic: The Future of Tanganyika


Hon. C. Burke Elbrick, Assistant Secretary for European Affairs

Topic: Problems and Progress in the Atlantic Community


Dr. Arthur S. Fleming, President, Ohio Wesleyan University; Director, Office of Defense Mobilization, 1953-57

Topic: Is War Inevitable?


Mr. Ernest Lindley, Washington Bureau Director, Newsweek Magazine

Topic: The Struggle for the Middle East


Jean Beliard, French Consul General in Chicago


C. Tyler Wood, Assistant to the Director for Evaluation of the International Co-Operation, Washington, DC

Topic: Communism


Jon Kimche, journalist, author and Middle East expert

Topic: Is There a Basis for an Arab-Israel Settlement?


Colin Jackson, BBC Commentator

Topic: Russia, Poland, Hungary


McGeorge Bundy, Harvard University, Dean of Arts & Sciences


Charter Heslep, Chief of the Professional Review and Analysis Branch Division of International Affairs of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission

Topic: The Peaceful Atom – Propaganda or Program


Princess Catherine Caradja of Romania

Topic: Life Behind the Iron Curtain


Mr. Claude de Kemoularia, Personal Assistant to Mr. Dag Hammarskjold, Secretary-General of the United Nations

Topic: World Refugee Year Update


Mr. Jozef Lodewyck, Consul General of Belgium

Topic: The Art of Diplomacy


Mr. Ramapillia Namasivayam Sivapirakasam, editor of Hindu Organ and Inthusathanam, weekly papers, Jaffna, Ceylon


Adolph Schalk, Editor, The Bridge, Hamburg, Germany

Topic: An American Looks at the New Germany


Alhaji Umaru, Speaker of the House of Assembly for northern Nigeria

Topic: The Aspirations of the Peoples of Africa


C. Vaughan Ferguson, Washington Director of the Office of Middle and Southern African Affairs

Topic: The United States and Africa


Sir Andrew Benjamin Cohen, Permanent United Kingdom representative on the Trusteeship Council of the United Nations, Former Governor and Commander-In-Chief of Uganda

Topic: Africa and the Western World


Miss Lillian Picken, Former Missionary in India

Topic: The New India, Progress through Democracy