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.