2011 Lincoln Legacy Lecture Series

Lincoln Legacy LectureLincoln and the Civil War

October 13, 2011, at 7:00 p.m.
in Brookens Auditorium
at the University of Illinois Springfield

“Lincoln and the Civil War” is the theme of the 2011 Lincoln Legacy Lectures to be held on October 13, 7-9 p.m. in Brookens Auditorium. The speakers will be Dr. Michael Burlingame, Naomi B. Lynn Distinguished Chair in Lincoln Studies at UIS, and Dr. Lucas E. Morel, Lewis G. Term Professor of Politics at Washington and Lee University. Dr. Cullom Davis, Emeritus Professor of History, will serve as moderator.

The event is free and open to the public; no reservation is required.  Students and classes are encouraged to attend.  Overflow seating will be available in Conference Room C/D of the Public Affairs Center.


  • UIS College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • UIS College of Public Affairs and Administration
  • Shelby Cullom Davis Chartible Fund Inc.
  • ECCE Speakers Series
  • Illinois Issues
  • The Illinois State Library
  • University of Illinois Alumni Association
  • WUIS Public Radio


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Program (PDF)
Speaker Bios:

For more information contact Rob Fafoglia,

phone: (217) 206-7163

email: rfafo2@uis.edu