ABRAHAM LINCOLN SYMPOSIUM: SATURDAY, MARCH 21, 2020
Speakers Include: R. Carl J. Guarneri, Dr. Joseph A. Fry, Dr. James M. Lundberg, Mr. William E. Bartelt, Jason Emerson
Washington, D.C.—The Abraham Lincoln Institute and Ford’s Theatre Society present a free full-day symposium focused on the life, career and legacy of President Abraham Lincoln, Saturday, March 21, 2020, at Ford’s Theatre (511 Tenth Street NW). Noted authors and historians will discuss aspects of our 16th president’s youth, popular memory and legacy, Civil War-era newspapers, the stigma of insanity that followed Mary Lincoln, and more. This event is free and open to the public. Advance registration for tickets is encouraged and available through March 2, 2020. Day-of tickets will be available on March 21, 2020, on a first-come basis.