Polaris Lecture: ‘The Statesmanship of Abraham Lincoln: A Reappraisal,
Sunday, Feb. 12, 7:30 p.m.
UAA/APU Consortium Library, Room 307
You are cordially invited to attend the upcoming Lincoln Polaris Lecture with guest speaker, Professor Forrest A. Nabors.
Few Americans exceed Abraham Lincoln in popular esteem. But how great was he? In commemoration of Lincoln’s birthday, Prof. Nabors will explain why Lincoln achieved even more for liberty than is generally understood.
About the speaker:
Professor Nabors joined the political science faculty at the University of Alaska Anchorage in August 2011. He has taught American government and political philosophy at Oregon State University and at University of Oregon, where he also completed his doctorate in 2011. He currently is writing a book about American political development through post-Civil War Reconstruction.
The Polaris Lecture Series, which is free and open to the public, is sponsored by the Forty-Ninth State Fellows Program, University Honors Society and the Polaris Society.
Parking in the lots adjacent to the library is free on Sundays.