Wednesday, April 15, 2015, from 6:00-8:00 pm – On the 150th anniversary of the death of President Abraham Lincoln, The Lovett School presents the Final Lecture in “The Civil War and the Forging of Character,” a four-year lecture series presented by Lovett to mark the sesquicentennial of the Civil War and the Battle of Atlanta. Noted Civil War historians Ed Ayers, David Blight, Gary Gallagher, and Joan Waugh will speak at the event and Gordon Jones, the senior military historian of the Atlanta History Center, will moderate the panel discussion. Reservations are required for this event. Go to their website or call (404) 262-3032, ext. 1717 for more information and to register.

Isadora Pennington

Isadora Pennington is a freelance writer and photographer based in Atlanta. She is the editor of Sketchbook by Rough Draft, a weekly Arts newsletter.