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Coverage for grant ED-50368-12

War Literature Anthology
Donald Whitfield, Great Books Foundation

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(Media Coverage)
Date: 1/10/2014
Abstract: Standing Down has received high profile recognition through advertising by the Great Books Foundation for two well-attended public events in late 2013: at the Union League Club of Chicago on the occasion of the 150th anniversary celebration of Lincoln's delivery of the Gettysburg Address (included as a selection in Standing Down) on 11/19/13; and as the central focus of a public book release event and announcement of the Talking Service discussion program at the Pritzker Military Museum and LIbrary on 12/04/13, attended by Deputy Chair of the NEH, Dr. Carole Watson. Both events are prominently featured on the Talking Service website ( and the 12/04 event was filmed and will be broadcast on television twice in Chicago during January 2014.
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