By Clarissa SansoneOct. 22, 2012
Historian Eric Foner, who won the 2011 Pulitzer, Bancroft, and Lincoln prizes for his book The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery, is the keynote speaker for October 26's "Proclaiming Emancipation" conference. Foner, DeWitt Clinton Professor of History at Columbia University, specializes in the Civil War, Reconstruction, and slavery, as well as 19th-century America, and is the author of more than a dozen books on these subjects. Prof. Foner's keynote will be livestreamed for those who wish to hear it but cannot attend.
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