Dennis K. Boman

Dennis K. Boman

Adjunct Gradaute Faculty
Building: 
Ashbrook Center
Office Number: 
801
Phone: 
419.289.5411

Bio

Dennis K. Boman teaches history at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri. He is currently working on a book about the 1858 Illinois campaign. Professor Boman is the author of Lincoln and Citizens’ Rights in Civil War Missouri: Balancing Freedom and Security (2011), for which he received the Missouri Humanity Council’s Distinguished Literary Achievement Award.  Most recently he has published a biography of Rush Limbaugh Sr., the grandfather of the talk-show host, The Original Rush Limbaugh: Lawyer, Legislator, and Civil Libertarian (2012).

Research Areas

Abraham Lincoln
United States Civil War
Constitutional Law

Education

PhD - University of Missouri (1998)
MA - University of Missouri (1992 & 1995)

Courses Taught

AHG 503 - Sectionalism and Civil War

Events

Jul
2

Join us for an address by Dr. Sarah Morgan Smith, Postgraduate Research Fellow at the James Madison Program at Princeton University, entitled Papists, Pacificsts, and Puritans: The 17th Century Religious Origins of American Independence.

Jul
9

Join us for an address by Dan Monroe, Associate Professor of History at Millikin University, entitled Understanding the Honor Culture of the Antebellum South.

Jul
16

Join us for an address by Lucas Morel, Class of 1960 Professor of Ethics and Politics and Head of the Politics Department at Washington and Lee University, entitled Frederick Douglass on Race, Liberty, and the American Creed.

Sep
1

Students who anticipate completing their degree in time for the December 2017 commencement must register for graduation with the AU Registrar's Office.