The Little Falls Public Library will offer The Civil War: A Military History beginning Saturday, May 14th.
The program will focus on texts related to the Civil War and address racial issues and societal divisions from 1861 to 1865. Texts include, among others, Lincoln’s Inaugural Address, Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address, The Emancipation Proclamation, and Grant’s Memoir.
The program will be presented by Giacomo Calabria. Mr. Calabria is a Humanities New York scholar and author of numerous and diverse articles and stories, including “Abraham Lincoln’s Steampunk Presidency” and “The Political Science of the Game of Thrones”.
The program is free of charge, open to the public, and made possible with funding from Humanities New York. Sessions will be held via Zoom from 1 – 2 p.m. on May 14th, May 21st, June 4th, and June 11th.
Pre-registration, by session or program, is required. To register, click on the link on the Little Falls Library Website or the Little Falls Library Facebook page or by calling the library at 823-1542.