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Symposium on Lincoln: The Movie and the Man

Monday, September 23

7:00 p.m.
Viewing of Lincoln, the 2012 motion picture directed by Steven Spielberg
Location: McCool Hall, Taylor Auditorium #124

Tuesday, September 24

9:00 a.m.
Panel Discussion led by Frank Williams, Chief Justice, Rhode Island, Retired
Location: John Grisham Room, Mitchell Memorial Library

Panelists:
10:15 a.m.
Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library Open House
Location: Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library, Mitchell Memorial Library
12:30 p.m.
Gettysburg Address and Press Conference with Abraham Lincoln
Location: John Grisham Room, Mitchell Memorial Library
Moderated by Sid Salter, Director, University Relations
1:30 p.m.
Lincoln and the Black Troops by Dr. John David Smith
Location: John Grisham Room, Mitchell Memorial Library
2:30 p.m.
Lincoln and Grant's Military Leadership by Dr. John Marszalek
Location: John Grisham Room, Mitchell Memorial Library
3:30 p.m.
Lincoln, African Americans and the 13th Amendment by Dr. Stephen Middleton
Location: John Grisham Room, Mitchell Memorial Library
7:30 p.m.
Abraham Lincoln in Film: Portrayals from the Past by Frank Williams, Chief Justice, Rhode Island, Retired
Location: McCool Hall, Rogers Auditorium #100

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