Abraham Lincoln Institute Symposiums

“The Latest in Lincoln Scholarship”

Sixteenth Annual Symposium

Abraham Lincoln Institute, Inc. (ALI), provides free, ongoing education on the life, career, and legacy of President Abraham Lincoln. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., ALI offers resources for educators, governmental and community leaders, and the general public through symposia, seminars, lectures, and special events.

National Archives II
College Park, Maryland

March 23, 2013

Sponsored by the Abraham Lincoln Institute of the Mid-Atlantic, Inc.

William C. Harris › Lincoln and the Union Governors Revisited

Professor of History Emeritus, North Carolina State University

Martin P. Johnson › Solving the Mysteries of the Gettysburg Address

Assistant Professor of History, Miami University-Hamilton

Mark E. Neely, Jr. › Lincoln and the Triumph of Nation

McCabe-Greer Professor in the American Civil War Era, Penn State University

James Oakes › The Emancipation Proclamation: Myths and Realities

Professor of History, City University of New York

Mark Reinhart › Spielberg and the Century Before: The History of Lincoln Screen Works

Author of Abraham Lincoln on Screen: Fictional and Documentary Portrayals on Film and Television