Lessons (Un)Learned from the Civil War

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Sunday May 05

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1:00 PM  –  2:30 PM

What did we learn from the Civil War? What should we have learned that maybe we haven’t? Join a panel of historians to discuss topics from laws and economics, to racial justice and cultural impact that might provide insights to 21st-century issues.



Lesley Gordon, Ph.D., University of Alabama

Caroline Janney, Ph.D., University of Virginia

Jonathan White, Ph.D., Christopher Newport University

Kidada Williams, Ph.D., Wayne State University