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ERIC Number: EJ860768
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Nov
Pages: 14
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 37
ISSN: ISSN-0010-0994
Reflections on Lincoln and English Studies
Wilson, Douglas L.; Mailloux, Steven; Johnson, Nan; Stauffer, John; Wolk, Tony; Schilb, John
College English, v72 n2 p160-173 Nov 2009
2009 is the bicentennial of Abraham Lincoln's birth. Naturally, historians are thrilled. But what about their discipline? Why and how might Lincoln matter to English studies? In this article, the authors reflect on Lincoln and his influence on English studies. They argue that Lincoln has played or can play an important role in the college English curriculum.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A