10/15/10

Lincoln's Struggle with Mental Imbalance

Pat McKiernan presents:
Lincoln's Struggle with Mental Imbalance

Tuesday, November 9, 2010, 6:30 p.m.

Join us for another captivating presentation by Pat McKiernan, the former English Department head at The Morgan School! Depressive moments seize all of us, but for Abraham Lincoln, depression could lead to a prolonged mental collapse. At this program, Mr. McKiernan will explore the possible causes of Lincoln’s depression and how he battle against his illness to remain stable. Lincoln offers an intriguing study of the ways he handled his depressive assaults: Did they influence his presidency? Registration is not required.