What: James McPherson, Civil War historian and Pulitzer-Prize-winning author of “Battle Cry of Freedom,” will be speaking on “Lincoln’s Legacy for Our Time” as part of North Carolina State University’s History Weekend.
Who: The event is sponsored by the NC State Department of History.
When: Saturday, Feb. 16, from 10 a.m. to noon.
Where: Room 232A of Withers Hall on NC State’s main campus in Raleigh. Withers Hall is located at 101 Lampe Dr.
Cost: The event is free and open to the public, but preregistration is required. Interested parties can register at http://history.ncsu.edu/events/view/history_weekend_2013
Contact: For more information, visit http://history.ncsu.edu/events/view/history_weekend_2013 or contact Jonathan Ocko at (919) 515-3307 or firstname.lastname@example.org.