Category Archives: Upcoming Events

ECW Weekender: Wreaths Across America

Remember. Honor. Teach. For many, those three words reflect their motivation for studying the American Civil War. Those three words are also the inspiration and rallying cry for an amazing organization called Wreaths Across America. On a chosen day every … Continue reading

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Hotel Accommodations for 2018 Symposium

Last week we announced our full line-up of speakers for the 2018 Emerging Civil War Symposium. If you missed it, you can find it here. This week we are excited to provide information on accommodations for the symposium. We have … Continue reading

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November Presentations

November:  2nd: Chris Mackowski, panelist, “Heritage or Harm: public discourse regarding the removal of Confederate Statues from public spaces,” sponsored by School for Conflict Analysis & Resolution (SCAR) at George Mason University, Arlington, VA 4th: Chris Mackowski, panelist, “Considering Confederate statues, memorials & … Continue reading

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October-November Presentations

October: 1st: Dan Welch, Book Signing, Thomas Balch Library 4th: Daniel T. Davis, “Out Flew the Sabres: The Battle of Brandy Station”, Genesee Community College, Batavia Campus, NY 7th: Doug Crenshaw, “The Seven Days as a Turning Point”, Pamplin Park, Petersburg, … Continue reading

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September-October Presentations

September: 2nd-3rd: Sarah Kay Bierle, Booksigning at Huntington Beach Civil War Days, Huntington Beach, CA 12th: Bert Dunkerly, Richmond (VA) Civil War Roundtable 14th: Kevin Pawlak, “‘The Jewels of War:’ Robert E. Lee, George McClellan, and the Battle of Antietam,” … Continue reading

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August-September Presentations

August: 4th-6th: Fourth Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge: “Great Defenses of the Civil War.” 4th: Bert Dunkerly, Pamplin Historical Park, Petersburg, VA 10th: Dave Powell, “The Battle of Chickamauga,” Bull Run Civil War Round Table, Manassas, VA

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Follow the Symposium on Social Media and Facebook Live

Can’t make it out to the Fourth Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge? Don’t fret. You can follow our live updates on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Use  #ECW2017 as you respond to our posts. If you are in … Continue reading

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C-SPAN Live from the Emerging Civil War Symposium

All of us at Emerging Civil War are thrilled to welcome back C-SPAN to this year’s Fourth Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge. For the first time ever, C-SPAN will air our Saturday lineup of speakers in its … Continue reading

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ECW Symposium Traffic Alert

For all of you traveling to this weeks symposium: The Fourth 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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Symposium Roundtable Panel

Our Friday evening tradition at the Emerging Civil War Symposium is to have our roundtable discussion panel, emceed by Dr. Chris Mackowski. This years panel discussion will revolve around “Great defenses of the Civil War.” Topics will include the changing … Continue reading

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