Twenty-First Annual Symposium – March 17, 2018
“The Latest in Lincoln Scholarship”
The Lincoln Group of the District of Columbia (LGDC) is happy to support the Abraham Lincoln Institute (ALI) Annual Symposium to be held at Ford’s Theatre. The Symposium is free and open to the public and runs from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 17, 2018.
Please preregister through the Ford’s Theatre website at:
Click here to register
Registration will be open from January 10 th through March 5 th . Day-of tickets will be available on a first-come, first-served basis, so it’s best to register in advance. Tickets are free.
The scheduled speakers include:
Anna Gibson Holloway: ‘It Strikes Me There’s Something In It’:
Lincoln, the Monitor, and Popular Memory
William C. Harris: Lincoln, Congress, and the Cabinet Crisis of 1862
Richard Carwardine: Abraham Lincoln’s Humor: A Double-Edged
Stanley Harrold: Lincoln and the Abolitionists
Walter Stahr: Stanton, the Lincoln Assassination, the Aftermath
More information on the speakers can be found on the ALI site: