A few days ago I posted the description of the roundtable session that was submitted by Aaron Sheehan-Dean for the AHA’s 2007 meeting set to take place in Atlanta next January. I am pleased to report that the program committee approved the proposal. Perhaps I will have a chance to meet some of my readers at the meeting.
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Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War’s Most Persistent Myth
“Levin’s study is the first of its kind to blueprint and then debunk the mythology of enslaved African Americans who allegedly served voluntarily in behalf of the Confederacy.”–Journal of Southern History