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Abraham Lincoln Institute
Fifteenth Annual Symposium
March 24, 2012

"The Latest in Lincoln Scholarship"

The 2012 Symposium was held at the National Archives II, College Park, Maryland, outside Washington, D.C.

THE PRESENTATIONS

Videos courtesy of Lincoln Archives Podcasts.



John M. Barr  -  Assistant Professor of History, Lone Star College Kingwood

Symposium Topic:
"Loathing Lincoln: An American Political Tradition, 1858-2011"
Video



Michael Burlingame  -  Chancellor Naomi B. Lynn Distinguished Chair in Lincoln Studies, University of Illinois Springfield

Symposium Topic:
"Lincoln as the Indispensable Man"
Video


Daniel Crofts

Daniel W. Crofts  -  Professor of History, The College of New Jersey

Symposium Topic:
"The Would-Be Thirteenth Amendment of March 1861: Lincoln's Last-Ditch Overture to Arrest
Secession"

Video



Eric Foner  -  DeWitt Clinton Professor of History, Columbia University

Symposium Topic:
"The Fiery
Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery"

Video


Jason Jividen

Jason R. Jividen  -  Assistant Professor of Politics, Saint Vincent College

Symposium Topic:
"American Progressivism and the Lincoln Legacy"
Video