June 7, 2020 Wednesday,9:53 AM

Abraham Lincoln Institute Symposium

The Abraham Lincoln Institute (ALI) and Ford’s Theatre Society will present a free symposium focused on the life, career, and legacy of President Abraham Lincoln. The free event, broadcast online, will take place every other Monday beginning June 8, 2020, beginning at 4:00 p.m. ET and ending at 4:35 p.m. ET.

Each presentation will be broadcast live on Ford’s Theatre website, the ALI Website, and Ford’s Theatre social media outlets, i.e. Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.

Here is the schedule of events:

  • June 8, 2020: Dr. Carl Guarneri: Lincoln’s Informer: Charles A. Dana and the Inside Story of the Union War
  • June 22, 2020: Dr. Joseph A. Fry: Lincoln, Seward, and US Foreign Relations in the Civil War Era
  • July 6, 2020: William E. Bartelt: Abe’s Youth: Shaping the Future President
  • July 20, 2020: Dr. James M. Lundberg: Horace Greeley: Print, Politics, and the Failure of American Nationhood
  • August 3, 2020: Jason Emerson: Mary Lincoln for the Ages