Lectures and Performances
Thursday, April 2, at 7:00 p.m.
“Lincoln’s Last Speech and the Problem of Reconstruction”
By Louis P. Masur
Thursday, April 9, at 7:00 p.m.
“Lincoln’s Republicanism as a Way of Life”
By Richard Fox
Thursday, April 23, at 7:00 p.m.
“A Panel of Recent National Endowment for the Humanities Scholarship” with Kyle Volk, Lisa Wilson, and Elizabeth Dillon
Tuesday, May 5, 6-8 p.m.
Eighth Annual Adopt-A-Book Evening The Society’s 8th Annual Adopt-a-Book event, which raises funds for library acquisitions, will take place on Tuesday, May 5, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. During the evening, you will have the opportunity to view rare books, pamphlets, newspapers, prints, and manuscripts that have been recently acquired by AAS.
Adopt an item in your name or in memory/in honor of a special person. Your generous contribution will be permanently recorded on a special bookplate and in AAS’s online library catalog.
Tuesday, May 12, at 7:00 p.m.
“Radical Philosophy at the Origin of the American Public
By Matthew Stewart
Thursday, May 21, at 7:00 P.M.
“‘Mild Melodious Maze’: Songs and Instrumental Music from Early America (1770-1830)”
With Anne D. M. Harley, Olav Chris Henriksen, and Na’ama Lion