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Brian Dirck
Lincoln in Indiana &
Jodi Kanter
Presidential Libraries as Performance

April 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join us, when Daniel Weinberg talks with Brian Dirck about his latest book, Lincoln in Indiana; and with Jodi Kanter about her book, Presidential Libraries as Performance.

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Lincoln In Indiana
By Brian Dirck
Air Date/Time April 15, 12noon (Central)
1st ed., Cloth, 152p, illus, dj.

Abraham Lincoln, born in Kentucky in 1809, moved with his parents, Thomas and Nancy Lincoln, and his older sister, Sarah, to the Pigeon Creek area of southern Indiana in 1816.  

There Lincoln spent more than a quarter of his life. It was in Indiana that he developed a complicated and often troubled relationship with his father,...

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Presidential Libraries As Performance: Curating American Character from Herbert Hoover to George W. Bush
By Jodi Kanter
Air Date/Time April 15, 12noon (Central)
1st ed., paperback 198p, illus.

How do the funding, setting architecture, and exhibition of a presidential library shape our understanding of the president’s character? And how do diverse performances of the presidency create radically different opportunities for the practice of American citizenship? In Presidential Libraries as Performance: Curating American Character from Herbert Hoover...

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