Category Archives: Upcoming Events

2018 Civil War History Conference in Southern California

The American Civil War History Conference 1863: Battling For Freedom brings historians and researchers to the Temecula Conference Center in Southern California on Saturday, June 2, 2018, for an all-day event to discuss one of the decisive years of America’s … Continue reading

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April-May Presentations

April: 5th: Chris Mackowski: “A Season of Slaughter: The Battle of Spotsylvania Court House,” Petersburg (VA) Civil War Roundtable, Pamplin Park, Petersburg, VA 6th: Daniel T. Davis, “Out Flew the Sabres: The Battle of Brandy Station” Talk and Book Signing, American Civil … Continue reading

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March-April Presentations

March: 1st: Chris Mackowski, “The Last Days of Stonewall Jackson,” Civil War Round Table of Cobb County (GA) 8th: Ryan Quint, Battle of Monocacy, Montgomery Maryland Civil War Round Table 9th: Sarah Kay Bierle, “Dark Shores: Civil War Blockade Runners,” Interfaith Senior Community, Oceanside, CA

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Twenty Years of Preservation at Chancellorsville Battlefield

Twenty years ago the National Trust for Historic Preservation listed Chancellorsville Battle among America’s eleven Most Endangered Historic Places. Now, it’s time to celebrate the preservation successes for this battlefield and important historic area! This coming Friday – March 2, … Continue reading

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A Message from the Central Virginia Battlefields Trust

This week in our Preservation News, we share with you a message from Tom Van Winkle, president of the Central Virginia Battlefields Trust. The CVBT works tirelessly to preserve and interpret battlefields in Central Virginia. If you have not already … Continue reading

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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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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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