Token Confederates

Unfortunately, today I stumbled upon the new line of Dixie Outfitters t-shirts.  I was particularly impressed with their emphasis on the Confederacy’s diversity.  It was also interesting to see who […]

Where Do You Teach Civil War History?

Yesterday I spent about an hour on the phone talking with a writer at Education Week about the teaching of Civil War history during the sesquicentennial.  We talked about a […]

Professor Edward C. Smith’s Black Confederates

Yesterday I was pleasantly surprised to receive an email from one of Professor Edward C. Smith’s current students.  Professor Smith teaches at American University and on occasion has been a […]