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Washington and Lee Politics Professor to Speak at Lincoln Memorial on March 7

Lucas Morel, the Class of 1960 Professor of Ethics and Politics at Washington and Lee University, will make remarks at the Lincoln Memorial as part of the sesquicentennial of President Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Speech. He will be joined by Meet the Press’ Chuck Todd and Howard University history professor Edna Green Medford. The event takes place on Saturday, March 7, at 9:30 a.m., and is free and open to the public.

Author of the recently released Lincoln and Liberty: Wisdom for the Ages, Morel is the university’s preeminent Lincoln scholar. He is a board member of the Abraham Lincoln Association and a past president of the Abraham Lincoln Institute.