Civil War 150
Tue, Jun 03
12:00 PM — 2:00 PM
NACCohen Library160 Convent Avenue
Lectures by Prof. Eric Foner and Prof. Martha S. Jones and moderated by Prof. Greg Downs- “Lincoln, Emancipation, and the Meaning of the Civil War” - Prof. Eric Foner, DeWitt Clinton Professor of History
-"The Slaves' Emancipation: How Lincoln's Proclamation Became Law" - Prof. Martha S. Jones - Arthur F. Thurnau Professor, University of Michigan
-Moderated by Prof. Greg Downs, The City College of New York
This event will be held in conjunction with the traveling NEH, Library of America and Gilder Lehrman exhibit "Civil War 150," which will be on display in the Cohen Library Atrium May 26 - June 16, 2014. All events will be held in the Cohen Library Archives located in the NAC Building of The City College of New York located at 160 Convent Avenue between 136th and 138th Streets, New York, NY 10031. The exhibit and events are free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be provided.