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2021 Events

March 9, 8 p.m. EST

Four Score program: Interview with Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

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March 11, 7 p.m. EST

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Talk to the Joshua L. Chamberlain Civil War Round Table in Brunswick, Maine

Thoughts about writing a book about Abraham Lincoln

May 20-21

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Speaking at The Lincoln Forum in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. (Pending the demise of COVID-19.)

November 2021


Civil War Round Table of Rhode Island

Speak at annual dinner at the Sprague Mansion, in Cranston, Rhode Island.

Past Events

In 2021

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February 12-13


Abraham Lincoln’s Second Inaugural, with readings and vintage photos from “Every Drop of Blood”

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Panel discussion

Panel discussion with great Lincoln scholars

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2020 Events

June 10, 2020


Virtual talk on the website of the Redwood Library & Athenæum in Newport, Rhode Island. The reviews are in!

“Terrific book and awesome speaker!”
“Excellent event! Thanks so much to the Redwood and to Edward Achorn for a very illuminating talk.”
“Thank you so much for this.”
“wonderful presentation. Thank you”
“Thank you, Ed: excellent and fascinating.”
“Ed, this was wonderful. Thank you so much”
“Thank you for this riveting talk :-“
“Thank you Redwood Library. What a treat!”
“Thank you! New insights into what is still happening today.”

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November 14, 2020

The Lincoln Forum holds a virtual event! Ed discusses Every Drop of Blood with noted Lincoln expert and former Rhode Island Chief Justice Frank Williams.

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Events postponed due to coronavirus


(Private) Reading and signing at the Metropolitan Club, of Washington, D.C.


Reading and signing fundraiser for the Abraham Lincoln Museum and Presidential Library in Springfield, Illinois.


Eight Bells Lecture Series of the Naval War College at Fort Adams, Newport, Rhode Island.


Reading and signing, the Lincoln Group of Boston, Massachusetts.

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