Upcoming Presentations July-August


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) Sacred Trust Book Signings and Talks, Gettysburg Battlefield Visitor Center, Gettysburg, PA

18th: Edward Alexander, “Expanding the Breakthrough: Medals of Honor” Guided Tour at Pamplin Historical Park, Petersburg, VA. 10:30 a.m.

25th: Chris Mackowski, Book Signing (10:00 am – 2:00 pm), Living History Day, Barnes & Noble, Fredericksburg, VA.

31st: Edward Alexander, “Dawn of Victory” White House of the Confederacy, Richmond, VA. 1:30 p.m.


7th-9th: The Second Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge, Spotsylvania (VA).Join Emerging Civil War for our annual Symposium. This years theme is “Civil War Legacies”. Topics include Contracts, Education and Racial Violence: The Freedmen’s Bureau in VirginiaOne of the Longest and Most Important Marches in a Civilized Country: The Memory and Civil War Legacy of William Tecumseh ShermanThe Legacy of John Bell Hood: The Confederacy’s Most Controversial Commander; Joshua L. Chamberlain and Wade Hampton: Parallel Lives Well Lived as well as a tour of the Chancellorsville Battlefield.

Our Keynote Speaker is Dana Shaof. Dana is the editor of Civil War Times, and will present “Give Them the Cold Steel (or Not): A Military and Cultural History of the Bayonet.”

Tickets for this event are just $95, and include a Friday night round table discussion, including hors d’oeuvres; lectures, lunch, and author book signings on Saturday, with a tour of Chancellorsville Battlefield on Sunday including newly preserved property on Stonewall Jackson’s flank attack. Registrants will also be entered into our grand prize raffle drawing. Click here for more information and a full listing of speaker and topics.

10th: Kristopher D. White “An Opportunity Lost: The Battle of Antietam,” at the Western North Carolina Civil War Round Table, Sylva, NC.

15th: Chris Mackowski, “Grant’s Last Battle: The Story Behind the Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant,” Friends of Wilderness Battlefield, Ellwood Manor on the Wilderness Battlefield (VA), 2:00 p.m.

15th: Edward Alexander “Expanding the Breakthrough: Generals Under Fire” Car Caravan Tour at Pamplin Historical Park, Petersburg, VA. 10:30 a.m.

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One Response to Upcoming Presentations July-August

  1. Will the lectures from the Symposium be archived on C-Span this year? I can’t make it to the East Coast this year, but would love to catch some of the presentations. If it will available by live-stream only, I’d better mark my calendar.

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