Abraham Lincoln Institute

& Co-Sponsor

Illinois State Society of Washington, D.C.

Present

Sixteenth Annual Symposium - March 23, 2013

"The Latest in Lincoln Scholarship"

Sponsored by the Abraham Lincoln Institute of the Mid-Atlantic, Inc.
The 2013 Symposium was held at the National Archives II, College Park, Maryland, outside Washington, D.C.

THE PRESENTATIONS

William C. Harris  -  Professor of History Emeritus, North Carolina State University

Symposium Topic:
"Lincoln and the Union Governors Revisited"

Martin P. Johnson  -  Assistant Professor of History, Miami University-Hamilton

Symposium Topic:
"Solving the Mysteries of the Gettysburg Address"

Mark E. Neely, Jr.  -  McCabe-Greer Professor in the American Civil War Era, Penn State University

Symposium Topic:
"Lincoln and the Triumph of Nation "

James Oakes  -  Professor of History, City University of New York

Symposium Topic:
"The Emancipation Proclamation: Myths and Realities"

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

Symposium Topic:
"Spielberg and the Century Before: The History of Lincoln Screen Works"