Watch A House Divided
John William Huelskamp
Friends of the Wigwam
September 20, 3 pm (C)

 

A House Divided
John William Huelskamp
Friends of the Wigwam

Air Date/Time: September 20 @ 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm CST

Bjorn Skaptason interviews author John William Huelskamp about his latest Civil War novel Friends of the Wigwam,  that introduces you to the courageous men and women from Illinois who staged one of the first contested national conventions, were responsible for getting Abraham Lincoln elected and made the ultimate sacrifice during the American Civil War.

Watch the live interview and submit a question to be asked on air. Order a signed book to be delivered to your door.

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Bjorn Skaptason

Bjorn Skaptason holds a M.A. in history from Loyola University Chicago.

He has published essays on Ambrose Bierce at Shiloh for the Ambrose Bierce Project Journal, on the United States Colored Troops in the campaign and battle of Brice’s Crossroads for the West Tennessee Historical Society Papers, and in the Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society on The Chicago Light Artillery.

A dealer in antiquarian books, Bjorn produces and guest hosts A House Divided for Author’s Voice®, a live book discussion program streamed from Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. in Chicago.

Watch Stranger Than Fiction
Ken Krimstein
The Three Escapes of Hannah Arendt
September 25, 3 pm (C)

 

Stranger Than Fiction
Ken Krimstein
The Three Escapes of Hannah Arendt

Air Date/Time: September 25 @ 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm CST

Dan Weinberg interviews author Ken Krimstein, New Yorker cartoonist and author of the new graphic novel The Three Escapes of Hannah Arendt: A Tyranny of Truth. Ask a question live and order a signed book, or just enjoy the interview.

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Daniel R. Weinberg, is president of the Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. The shop has an international reputation as experts in the buying, selling, appraisal and authentication of historical, literary, artistic, and museum properties etc., since 1938. He is also the founder of Virtual Book Signing and Author’s Voice®; interactive platforms designed to bring the experience of a book signing to any device in any place across the world.

Daniel is co-author of Lincoln’s Assassins: Their Trial and Execution and he has lectured extensively on the subject. He has appeared on both C-Span and the History Channel.

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