About Kevin Levin

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A New Black Confederate Monument in Kentucky

Update: A few people have speculated that the image below may have been Photoshopped. I can confirm that this is not the case after receiving additional photographs this morning. I […]

New to the Civil War Memory Library, 11/23

Updates: First, I hope that all of you had an enjoyable Thanksgiving. I am spending much of my break reviewing the copy edits for Searching For Black Confederates. Within a […]

An Important New Book on Civil War Soldiers

I usually list new purchases and review copies in a regular post called “New to the Civil War Memory Library.” This particular book by Peter Carmichael, however, deserves special mention. […]

Micro-blogging at Civil War Memory

You may have noticed a new tab in the header called News. This is a new feature here at Civil War Memory that will function along the lines of twitter. […]

The Confederacy Loses Again in Virginia

I would be remiss if I didn’t acknowledge the defeat of Republican Corey Stewart in Virginia last night. His Senate race against Democrat Tim Kaine was called right after polls […]

The “Harvest” of 1958 and 2018

The following editorial is being reprinted today in a couple of newspapers and given its focus I wanted to make sure it was archived here at Civil War Memory. In […]

Civil (War) Discourse with No Right or Wrong

I think it’s great that a student can sit down with a member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans and talk about Civil War history and their respective understanding of […]