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Online Lecture: Founding Fathers – Lincoln’s Life & Legacy

Program No. 24594RJ
Join us on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2023, at 1 p.m. (ET)/ 10 a.m. (PT) for a one-hour lecture and Q&A to learn about Abraham Lincoln’s life and leadership.
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1 hour
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New
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25

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While most leaders may display a unique style, there is much to learn from Abraham Lincoln. For example, he used humor and storytelling to great effect. He understood when to criticize and when to hold his fire. Lincoln worked deliberately and he skillfully utilized various tools of persuasion. Perhaps most important of all, “Honest Abe” was not afraid to change his mind. Join Louis Masur, author and professor, for the first in a series of three lectures on our Founding Fathers. Part one is a thought-provoking examination of Abraham Lincoln’s life and leadership.

General Notes

Your online lecture will take place live over the course of 1-2 hours. All times are listed in the EASTERN time zone. If you live in a different time zone, please adjust your schedule accordingly. This live online experience uses Zoom Webinar, an easy-to-use web video service that includes closed captioning. All you need is an Internet connection and your computer. You will receive a confirmation email when you enroll, and a reminder email one week and one day before, as well as the morning of the event with a link and instructions on how to tune in. You will not be pictured on screen during the lecture, but you will have the opportunity to ask the instructor live questions using the Q&A box. Unless otherwise noted, all those who enroll in this program receive access to the live event as well as a recording of the lecture that you can watch any time within the two weeks following the live event.
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Louis P. Masur
Louis P. Masur is Board of Governors Distinguished Professor of American Studies and History at Rutgers University and the author of many books including, most recently, “The Sum of Our Dreams: A Concise History of America” (2020).

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Louis P. Masur is Board of Governors Distinguished Professor of American Studies and History at Rutgers University and the author of many books including, most recently, “The Sum of Our Dreams: A Concise History of America” (2020).





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