Allo Mes Amis

My wife and I have returned from a 5-day trip to Montreal for the Jazz festival.  We had an incredible time.  The weather was fairly sunny with temperatures averaging in […]

The Ethics of Civil War Memory

My talk on Friday at the Civil War Memory conference focused specifically on memory and USCTs at the Crater.  I examined both how and why black soldiers were left out […]

Civil War Memory Conference: A Few Thoughts

My drive home from Shepherdstown today gave me some time to think about the weekend.  First and foremost, I had an incredible time.  Mark Snell and the rest of his […]

Update from Shepherdstown

Well, I really thought I would have more time to blog about the ongoing Civil War Memory conference here at Shepherd University.  I should have been more realistic given the […]