Events

Join the Civil War Institute's Director, Peter Carmichael and Assistant Director, Ashley Whitehead Luskey as they live-stream our virtual program: "Finding the Source!" Over the course of the semester, this weekly program will feature virtual interviews with both academic and public historians of the Civil War era to discuss their most recent scholarship, interpretive projects, research, and methodologies.

To watch these conversations LIVE, go to the CWI Facebook page at the time and day of the program. Live-streamed conversations are recorded and available for watching (or re-watching) anytime on our Facebook page or through the CWI YouTube channel.

Program Schedule

Wednesday, Sept. 15 @ 7pm: “Eisenhower and the Civil War” with Dr. Michael Birkner (Civil War Institute)

Wednesday, Oct. 27 @ 7pm: “Joshua L. Chamberlain, Disability, and the Civil War” with Dr. Sarah Handley-Cousins (University of Buffalo)

Wednesday, Nov. 10 @ 7pm: “Gettysburg, 1963: Civil Rights, Cold War Politics, and Historical Memory in America’s Most Famous Small Town,” with Dr. Jill Ogline Titus (Gettysburg College)

Wednesday, December 8 @ 7 pm: “Maladies of Empire: How Colonialism, Slavery, and War Transformed Medicine” with Dr. Jim Downs (Gettysburg College)