Category Archives: Upcoming Events

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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Some Helpful Symposium Reminders

We are just one week out from the Fourth Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge. Below are a few helpful reminders as you make your way to the symposium: 

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Symposium Speaker Lineup Change

We wanted to make you aware that we have had to make a change to one of the topics for this year’s symposium. Due to circumstances beyond his control, Lee White, will be unable to make it to this year’s … Continue reading

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Just 11 Symposium Tickets Left!

If you are planning on purchasing a ticket to the Fourth Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge, time is running out! We have just 11 tickets left for this exciting event. This year’s theme is “Great Defenses of … Continue reading

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Hospitals Of First Manassas

Today, we are pleased to welcome back guest author Paige Gibbons-Backus One hundred and fifty-six years ago this July, Americans reached a deadly point in American history in Prince William County at the Battle of First Manassas (or Bull Run). … Continue reading

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Baseball: The Game

July 11 is the day of the 88th Major League All-Star game. It is setting records before it is even played: twelve of the men on the rosters are in their rookie year, nine of the top eleven players, stats-wise, … Continue reading

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