Forced Into Glory
Lerone Bennett spoke about his book Forced Into Glory: Abraham Lincoln’s White Dream, published by Johnson Publishing. The book depicts President Lincoln as a racist who grudgingly came to the decision to emancipate slaves. Following Mr. Bennett’s remarks, a panel of historians discussed the book’s conclusions and answered questions from the audience. close
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Lerone Bennett Jr. Author
Howard Dodson Jr. Director Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
Eric Foner Professor Columbia University->History
Harold Holzer Vice President Metropolitan Museum of Art->Communications
William Strickland Professor University of Massachusetts, Amherst
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