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The Joy of History with Dr. Allen Guelzo

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The Joy of History with Dr. Allen Guelzo

May 18 at 10:45 am - 11:45 am

Tuesday, May 18th

Category: Education & Discipleship

Dr. Allen C. Guelzo, the Senior Research Scholar in the Council of the Humanities and Director of the Initiative on Politics and Statesmanship in the James Madison Program at Princeton University, will speak to the on May 18th at 10:45 a.m on The Joy of History.

Please invite your family, friends and fellow parishioners to enjoy Dr. Guelzo’s presentation.


Dr. Guelzo is the author of Abraham Lincoln: Redeemer President (1999), Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation: The End of Slavery in America (2004), Lincoln and Douglas: The Debates That Defined America (2008) and Fateful Lightning: A New History of the Civil War and Reconstruction (2012).

His book on the battle of Gettysburg, Gettysburg: The Last Invasion was a New York Times best seller in 2013.

Dr. Guelzo has produced six lecture series for The Teaching Company on topics ranging from Mr. Lincoln to The American Revolution to (most recently) America’s Founding Fathers.

He has served as a member of the National Council for the Humanities and been designated as a Distinguished Lecturer for the Organization of American Historians.

Dr. Guelzo’s most recent book is Reconstruction: A Concise History (Oxford University Press, 2018). His biography of Robert E. Lee is scheduled to be published in September.

If you are interested in learning more about Dr. Guelzo before he speaks to the Club, please go to


May 18
10:45 am - 11:45 am
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