Author Archives: Emerging Civil War

The Quiet After the Storm

You’ve probably noticed that it’s been mighty quiet around these parts this week. Please pardon us—we had a little company over the weekend:

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Question of the Week: 8/8-8/14/2016

The theme at Emerging Civil War’s Symposium last weekend was “Great Attacks of the Civil War.” Is there a particular attack that stands out to you in Civil War history? Why?

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Follow Us on Social Media

Can’t make it out to the Third Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge? Don’t fret. You can follow our live updates on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Use  #ECW5 as you respond to our posts. Twitter: @EmergingCWBlog Facebook: Emerging … Continue reading

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Symposium Roundtable Panel

Our Friday evening tradition at the Emerging Civil War Symposium is to have our roundtable discussion panel. This years panel discussion will revolve around “Great Attacks of the Civil War,” the legacy of these attacks, Lee, Grant, Jackson other personalities, … Continue reading

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August-September Presentations

August: 3rd: Steward T. Henderson, “St. George’s Episcopal Church in the Civil War,” St. George’s Episcopal Church, 905 Princess Anne St., Fredericksburg, VA

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ECW Traffic Alert!

For all of you traveling to this weeks symposium: The Third Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium is being held in Northern Virginia. Traffic in this area of the I-95 corridor can be EXTREMELY heavy on Friday afternoons/evenings, especially if you … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: 8/1-8/7/16

Have you see the movie “Free State of Jones”? For those who have, what did you think of it? For those who haven’t, is there something in particular that has discouraged you from seeing it?

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Symposium Reminder

We are just one week out from the Third Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge. Below are a few helpful reminders as you make your way to the symposium: The address of Stevenson Ridge is-6901 Meeting Street, Spotsylvania, … Continue reading

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ECW Coming to the Fredericksburg B&N!

With so many of our authors coming into town for the Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge in a couple weeks, we thought it would be fun to get out and meet our local readers. We’re pleased to be teaming up … Continue reading

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Question of the Week: 7/25-7/31/16

Do you think a fad like “Pokémon Go” is helpful or harmful to historical sites? (“Pokémon Go” is a newly released mobile game where players go looking for Pokémon on their phone, but in real world locations. Many parks and … Continue reading

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