Virginia Center for Civil War Studies

Upcoming events

March 22-24, 2019. Civil War Weekend. Join us in Blacksburg for Virginia Tech’s 28th annual Civil War Weekend. Nine expert speakers will reflect on the leadership brought forth by America’s greatest crisis–from Lincoln, Grant, and Lee to Robert Smalls and Ann Pamela Cunningham. The weekend will be followed by an optional two-night field trip to the Virginia peninsula. Check back later in the fall for full details.

May 30 – June 1, 2019. Conference: Microhistories of the Civil War Era. The conference is organized by postdoctoral fellow Caitlin Verboon and paper proposals are due January 15, 2019.


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