2018 Symposium Schedule Released
We’re pleased to announce that we’ve released the schedule for Emerging Civil War’s 5th Annual Symposium! Keep in mind it’s a tentative schedule – subject to minor changes – but here’s the timing and the plan…
If you’re planning to attend, get your tickets soon. Seating is limited. More information on the Symposium Page.
Friday, August 3, 2018
5:00pm: Bert Dunkerly, Turning Points, An Overview
6:00pm: Scott Hartwig (Keynote Speaker), Antietam and the Emancipation Proclamation
7:00pm: Historians Panel – Steve Phan, Paige Gibbons, Kevin Pawlak, Bert Dunkerly, Drew Gruber, Chris Mackowski (emcee)
8:00pm: Chris Mackowski, Closing Remarks
Saturday, August 4, 2018
8am: Registration begins, coffee service
8:45am: Chris Mackowski, Welcome
9:00am: Gregory A. Mertz, Defeated Victory: Albert Sidney Johnston’s Death at Shiloh
10:00am: James A. Morgan, Unintended Consequences: Ball’s Bluff and the Rise of the Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War
11:00am: Doug Crenshaw, The Rise of Lee: Richmond 1862
1:30pm: Matthew Atkinson, Gettysburg vs. Vicksburg: What’s the Bigger Turning Point?
2:30pm: Andrew Redd, The Election of 1864, The Point of No Return: Turning Points within the 1864 Presidential Election and the Doom of the Confederacy
3:30pm: Chris Kolakowski, Grant Takes Command
4:30pm: Edward Alexander, Grant Crosses the James
5:30pm: Conclusion/Wrap Up
7:00pm: Evening Event at 1781 Brewery (more information at the Symposium)
Sunday, August 5, 2018
8:30am Tour Begins – Jackson at Chancellorsville (led by Chris Mackowski)
5 Responses to 2018 Symposium Schedule Released
I wish I could be there. Have a wonderful success!
Looking forward to the conference.
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Car is already packed!
Looking forward to my first symposium. What nice venue to hold it.