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Lincoln scholar to discuss Gettysburg Address

A leading scholar on Abraham Lincoln will visit campus Wednesday night to discuss the former president’s best-known public speech.



Professor Brian Dirck of Anderson University is the speaker for “Abraham Lincoln and the Gettysburg Address: The 150th Anniversary,” organized by UIndy’s Department of History & Political Science. The event begins at 7 p.m. in Schwitzer Student Center’s UIndy Hall C. L/P credit is available.

Dirck’s books include Lincoln Emancipated: The President and the Politics of Race, Lincoln the Lawyer, Abraham Lincoln and White America, and Lincoln and the Constitution. His UIndy appearance was rescheduled from Nov. 21.

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