Lincoln and Juárez: In Myth and Memory
October 28, 2009
National Museum of Mexican Art
1852 West 19th Street
Chicago, IL 60608
United by a love of liberty and similar life stories, America's Abraham Lincoln and Mexico's Benito Juárez are often linked in public memory.
Dr. Ramón Gutiérrez, the Preston & Morton Distinguished Service Professor of History at the University of Chicago, explored the fact and fiction behind this pairing of historical giants.
Watch Dr. Gutiérrez's lecture. For a transcript of his speech, click here.
Learn more about Lincoln and Juarez, visit: http://www.lincolnandjuarez.org/
Presented in partnership with the National Museum of Mexican Art and made possible through generous support from: