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The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery

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Notes
  • Free and open to the public
  • No registration necessary
  • First come, first seated

This discussion will focus on Eric Foner's new book, The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery. The panel will include Ira Berlin, Distinguished University Professor at the University of Maryland, David Brion Davis, Sterling Professor of History Emeritus at Yale University, and Robin Blackburn, Professor of Sociology at the University of Essex, UK.

Participants
  • Eric Foner DeWitt Clinton Professor of History Columbia University
  • Ira Berlin Distinguished University Professor University of Maryland
  • David Brion Davis Sterling Professor of History Emeritus Yale University
  • Robin Blackburn Professor University of Essex