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Barack Obama, Abraham Lincoln, and the Structure of Reason
Co-authors Dan Van Haften and David Hirsch broke Abraham Lincoln’s speech writing code. They identified and explained the unique and learnable structure used by Lincoln in their book Abraham Lincoln and the Structure of Reason published in November 2010.
Batavia author Van Haften will present an examination of President Obama’s speeches and his use of Lincoln’s structure as explained in their newest book Barack Obama, Abraham Lincoln, and the Structure of Reason published in June 2012.
Presented by the Geneva History Center, this program is part of the Brown Bag Lunch series. It will take place on Tuesday, November 13, at noon at the Geneva History Center, 113 South Third Street, in the heart of Geneva’s downtown historic district.
Cost is $5 for adults, $3 for GHC members and students, free to Herrington Circle Members. Cookies and coffee are provided and participants are encouraged to bring their lunch. For more information, contact the Geneva History Center at 630-232-4951 or visit our website at www.genevahistorycenter.org to register online.
|Where||Geneva History Center 113 S 3rd St, Geneva, IL 60134|
|Next on||This event is over.|
|Time||12:00 pm–1:00 pm|
|Who to bring||Everyone|
|Price||$5 to $3|
More About Geneva History Center
Since 1943, the Geneva History Center has offered award-winning exhibitions, programs and services to visitors of all ages. Today, the History Center is more than a museum — it provides an important forum for both new and lifelong residents to connect with their community, explore the rich stories that Geneva has to offer and plan for a better future. Located in the heart of Geneva's shopping district, the History Center is an ideal start for any family outing. Enjoy exciting children's programs, lectures and family-friendly events sure to appeal to all ages. If you are interested in researching Geneva history, the archives are staffed by friendly volunteers who will gladly assist with your search. A schedule of events and membership rates is posted on the center's website. Appointments are recommended for the archive.
Other events here
- Start With A Sketch Exhibition Weekly on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, 11:00 am–4:00 pm