Author Archives: Emerging Civil War

ECW on the Road: St. Bonaventure University, the 154th New York, and a Discussion of the Future of the War

Emerging Civil War historians visiting St. Bonaventure University next Saturday won’t simply be reflecting on a battle that ended 150 years ago—they’ll discuss why the ripple effects of the nation’s darkest period still wash over us today. The Confederate flag controversy that … Continue reading

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ECW Weekender: Barnes & Noble in Fredericksburg brings Civil War books to life

History books come to life at Barnes & Noble in Fredericksburg, Virginia, this Saturday. The bookstore, located in Central Park, Fredericksburg, is hosting a Civil War Living History Event on Saturday, July 25 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. ECW’s … Continue reading

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Civil War Regiments Series

Savas Beatie LLC., in conjunction with Emerging Civil War, is excited to announce the re-launch of the highly regarded Civil War Regiments Series (CWRS). For those of you that are not familiar with original series, it ran from 1990-2000. Each issue … Continue reading

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Symposium Lodging Information

Time is running out! Please be sure to book your room for the Second Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge. There are a few hotel rooms left at the special $92.00 per night rate at the Hampton Inn … Continue reading

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The Second Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium

There is still time left and seats available for the Second Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium. The symposium will take place from August 6-8 at Stevenson Ridge. Our speakers include Dana Shoaf (keynote), Eric Wittenberg, Chris Kolakowski, Phillip Greenwalt, Emmanuel … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: July 13, 2015—The Confederate Culture Wars

Here’s the context: South Carolina votes to remove the Confederate flag…the Army of Northern Virginia’s battle flag is banned from National Cemeteries and Park Service book stores…the Lutheran Seminary in Gettysburg has banned the Confederate battle flag from its property…Nathan Bedford Forrest is getting … Continue reading

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The Wounding of Stonewall Jackson

The following is a chapter excerpt from the revamped “Last Days of Stonewall Jackson,” authored by Chris Mackowski and Kristopher D. White. The wounding site of Stonewall Jackson will be one of the stops on the upcoming Emerging Civil War … Continue reading

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Upcoming Presentations July-August

July: 4th & 5th: Daniel T. Davis, Book Signing (9:00 am-12 pm) Sacred Trust Book Signings and Talks, Gettysburg Battlefield Visitor Center, Gettysburg, PA 5th: Edward Alexander, Book Signing (10:00 am-12 pm) Gettysburg Heritage Center, Gettysburg, PA. (1:00 pm-4:00 pm) … Continue reading

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Presentations From the 2014 Emerging Civil War Symposium-Meg Thompson

As we gear up for this years Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge, we wanted to share this presentation from last years ECW Symposium. As you may recall, we were honored to have C-SPAN cover our first major symposium. Below is … Continue reading

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America’s Most Embattled Emblem

No one can speak more intelligently about the Confederate flag than John Coski, author of The Confederate Flag: America’s Most Embattled Emblem and a historian with the American Civil War Museum. In the midst of the current controversy in South … Continue reading

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