Abraham Lincoln Institute

Eighteenth Annual Symposium - March 21, 2015

"The Latest in Lincoln Scholarship"

Sponsored by the Abraham Lincoln Institute of the Mid-Atlantic, Inc.
Illinois State Society of Washington, D.C. and Ford's Theatre Society

Symposium 2015

Ford's Theatre

511 Tenth St, NW
Washington, DC 20004

THE PRESENTATIONS

Terry Alford
Introduced by Ron Soodalter

Symposium Topic:
"John Wilkes Booth: New Thoughts on the Assassin"
Video

Richard Wightman Fox
Introduced by Michael Burlingame

Symposium Topic:
"What Lincoln Was Thinking on April 14, 1865"
Video

Stephen A. Goldman
Introduced by John Sellers

Symposium Topic:
"Mr. Lincoln's 'Thinking Bayonets': Assassination, Coming Home and the 'Unfinished Work'"
Video

Martha Hodes
Introduced by Edna Greene Medford

Symposium Topic:
"Mourning Lincoln: The Assassination and the Meaning of the Civil War"
Video

Jonathan White
Introduced by Douglas Wilson

Symposium Topic:
"Lincoln's Dreams of Death"
Video

Panel Discussion

Video