Author Archives: Emerging Civil War

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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Presentations From the 2014 Emerging Civil War Symposium-Christopher Kolakowski

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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Question of the Week for June 22, 2015

Should South Carolina remove the Confederate flag from the grounds of the state capitol? Why/why not?

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Presentations From the 2014 Emerging Civil War Symposium-Eric J. Wittenberg

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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