2013 Bottimore Lecture: Remembering the Civil War
Thu., Sept. 26, 7:30-9 p.m. 2013
Free, but reservations are required.
Caroline E. Janney is an associate professor of history at Purdue University. She is a native of Luray and earned her undergate and graduate degrees at the University of Virginia. Her doctoral dissertation became her first book, "Burying the Dead, But Not the Past: Ladies Memorial Associations and the Lost Cause." Her Bottimore Lecture will be on the subject of her recently-published second book, "Remembering the Civil War: Reunion and the Limits of Reconciliation," a volume in the prestigious Littlefield series on the History of the Civil War Era.