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.
The 2015 Symposium will be held at Fordís Theatre in Washington, D.C.
Photo of Ford's Theatre courtesy of the
Ford's Theatre National Historic Site.
Introduced by Ron Soodalter
"John Wilkes Booth: New Thoughts on the Assassin"
Richard Wightman Fox
Introduced by Michael Burlingame
"What Lincoln Was Thinking on April 14, 1865"
Stephen A. Goldman
Introduced by John Sellers
"Mr. Lincoln's 'Thinking Bayonets': Assassination, Coming Home and the 'Unfinished Work'"
Introduced by Edna Greene Medford
"Mourning Lincoln: The Assassination and the Meaning of the Civil War"
Introduced by Douglas Wilson
"Lincoln's Dreams of Death"