Symposium Schedule of Events

Come one, come all! If you’re on the East Coast, and want to hear some really great speakers on the topic of ‘Civil War Legacies,’ attend the Emerging Civil War’s 2015 Symposium held at Stevenson Ridge in Spotsylvania, VA. Check out ECW’s page for more information!

Emerging Civil War

Second Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge
“Civil War Legacies”

Schedule of Events:

Friday August 7:

6 PM:

-Welcome reception with hors d’oeuvres and cash bar
-Author Book Signings

7-8:30 PM:

-Author/Speaker Roundtable Discussion Emceed by Chris Mackowski

Saturday August 8:

8:30-9 AM:

-Welcome and Registration

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