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"Spielberg's Lincoln and the Roots of Reconstruction,"

a "History of the Civil War," lecture series special event

Date: Wednesday, September 4th, 2013

Time: 7:00 pm

Location: Richardson Auditorium, Morse-Ingersoll Hall

Contact:, Beatrice McKenzie 363-2197

Please join Beloit College's history department for a public lecture titled "Spielberg's Lincoln and the Roots of Reconstruction," by Kate Masur, Northwestern University.  The lecture is the first in the "History of the Civil War" series to honor the 150th anniversary of the U.S. Civil War.

The lecture series "History of the Civil War," is sponsored by the Beloit College department of History who will host three speakers from the Organization of American Distinguished Lectureship Program

A speakers bureau dedicated to American history, the OAH Distinguished Lectureship Program is a dynamic, reliable, and easy-to-use resource for identifying and contacting leading historians who can share their expertise with your audience.

This lecture series is free and open to the campus and community.

Other lecture dates:

September 11 with guest Stephen Kantrowitz, University of Wisconsin, Madison.

September 25 with guest Lesley Gordon, University of Akron.

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