© 2023 Louisville Public Media

Public Files:
89.3 WFPL · 90.5 WUOL-FM · 91.9 WFPK

For assistance accessing our public files, please contact info@lpm.org or call 502-814-6500
89.3 WFPL News | 90.5 WUOL Classical 91.9 WFPK Music | KyCIR Investigations
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

The Inner Life of Lincoln

Thursday, February 12, 2009The Inner Life of Lincoln

We know him as the Great Emancipator - leader who shepherded our country through one of the most tumultuous times in its history. But as it turns out, Abraham Lincoln might have experienced as much internal turmoil as he did political strife. Some experts speculate that Lincoln suffered from depression throughout his life. Thursday, on Abe's birthday, we'll talk with Joshua Wolf Shenk, author of "Lincoln's Melancholy," to learn more about what was going on under that famous stovepipe hat.

Listen to the Show

Related Links: