7th: Kristopher White, “The Fight for Burnside Bridge,” at the Mahoning Valley Civil War Roundtable (OH)

15th: Sarah Kay Bierle, topic to be determined, Sons of the American Revolution, Irvine, CA

20th-23rd: Dwight Hughes, “Civil War on the Rivers,” North American Society for Oceanic History Annual Conference, St. Charles, MO

23rd: Rob Orrison, “The Potomac River Blockade,” Fredericksburg (VA) Civil War Round Table

30th – June 3: Chris Kolakowski, Civil War Trust Annual Conference, Newport News (exact role/schedule TBD)


2nd: Gazette665 Civil War History Conference 1863: Battling For Freedom, Temecula, CA

  • Daniel T. Davis – “First Command: George A. Custer in the Gettysburg Campaign”
  • Sarah Kay Bierle – “A City at War: Richmond’s 1863”

2nd & 3rd: Chris Mackowski, North Anna and Mine Run battlefield tours, Robert E. Lee Civil War Roundtable of Central New Jersey

15th: Chris Kolakowski, “MacArthur as Military Leader,” Kennesaw State University Dooley Leadership Series

21st: Daniel T. Davis, “The Battle of Yellow Tavern and the Death of Jeb Stuart”, Powhatan Civil War Roundtable, Powhatan, VA

30th: Todd Arrington, “Let Us Not Shrink Now: James Garfield, Civil Rights and the Legacy of the Civil War, Great Conversations at Gettysburg, Gettysburg National Military Park


12-15th: Chris Mackowski, Civil War Trust Teachers Institute, Valley Forge, PA

16th: Chris Kolakowski, “Stones River,” Charlottesville CWRT

19th: Chris Mackowski, “Grant’s Last Battle,” Powhatan Civil War Roundtable, Pawhatan, VA


3-5th: The Fifth Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge: “Turning Points of the American Civil War.”

9th: Chris Kolakowski, “The Kentucky Campaign,” Bull Run CWRT, Manassas, VA

17th & 18th: Chris Mackowski, keynote, Civil War Roundtable Congress, National Civil War Museum, Harrisburg, PA

26th: Chris Mackowski, “Grant’s Next Chapter,” Grant Cottage State Historic Site, Mt. McGregor, Wilton, NY


11th: Chris Mackowski, First Defenders Civil War Round Table, Berks Country, PA

28th: Eric Wittenberg, Bus Tour of Monroe’s Crossroads Battlefield, Friends of Bentonville Battlefield 2018 Symposium, www.fobb.net


5-7th: Eric Wittenberg, “The Second Ride Around McClellan” Middleburg Civil War Conference, Middleburg, VA

9th: Chris Mackowski, Southern Maryland Civil War Roundtable, College of Southern Maryland, LaPlata, MD

17th: Meg Groeling, “Civil War Baseball,” North Bay Civil War Round Table, Santa Rosa, CA

20th: Chris Kolakowski, “1864: Decision at Sea,” Old Baldy CWRT (Philadelphia)


1st: Chris Kolakowski, “Life and Times of Arthur MacArthur,” North Shore CWRT (Long Island)

14th: Sarah Kay Bierle, Topic TBD, Inland Empire Civil War Round Table, Redlands, CA


10th: Daniel T. Davis: “Prospect Hill and the Battle of Fredericksburg,” Western North Carolina Civil War Roundtable



23rd: Chris Mackowski, “The Last Days of Stonewall Jackson,” St. Louis Civil War Roundtable


16th: Chris Mackowski, Lincoln Day Dinner, Sons of Union Veterans Irish Brigade Camp, Fredericksburg, VA


14th: Chris Mackowski, “Second-Guessing Richard Ewell,” Cape Fear Civil War Roundtable, Wilmington, NC


13th: Chris Mackowski, Louisville Civil War Roundtable



14th: Chris Mackowski, “The Last Days of Stonewall Jackson,” Richmond (VA) Civil War Roundtable, Richmond, VA


20th: Chris Mackowski, “Hell Itself: The Battle of the Wilderness,” Hershey (PA) Civil War Roundtable

5th: Sarah Kay Bierle, “Then Christmas Came: The Justification & Condemnation Of War In 1862,” Cobb Civil War Round Table, Atlanta, GA

Our authors are available for speaking engagements and tours. Click here to view our list of speakers and topics.  Please contact us for more information: emergingcivilwar@gmail.com

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