Abraham Lincoln Institute Symposiums

“The Latest in Lincoln Scholarship”

Twenty-Seventh 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.

Ford’s Theatre
Washington, D.C.

Saturday, March 23, 2024

Sponsored by the Abraham Lincoln Institute, Inc. and the Ford’s Theatre Society

Saturday, March 23, 2024

9 a.m. – 5 p.m. ET

Symposium Speakers

2024 ALI Symposium Speaker: Callie Hawkins
Callie Hawkins

“Reflections on Grief and Child Loss,” exhibit at President Lincoln’s Cottage, Washington, D.C.

2024 ALI Symposium Speaker: Steve Innskeep
Steve Inskeep

Differ We Must: How Lincoln Succeeded in a Divided America

2024 ALI Symposium Speaker: Gordon Leidner
Gordon Leidner

Abraham Lincoln and the Bible: A Complete Compendium

2024 ALI Symposium Speaker: George C. Rable
George C. Rable

Conflict of Command: George McClellan, Abraham Lincoln, and the Politics of War

2024 ALI Symposium Speaker: Michael Zuckert
Michael Zuckert

A Nation So Conceived: Abraham Lincoln and the Paradox of Democratic Sovereignty