Remembering Lee: A Response to Brendan Wolfe

Brendan Wolfe, who both blogs at the Biederbecke Affair and works as the editor of the VFH’s Encyclopedia Virginia [Encyclopedia Virginia Blog], responded to my last post with an incredibly […]

Confederate Flag Looms Large

Every so often I browse news items related to memory and the Civil War and although I have commented on issues related to the public display of the Confederate flag […]

Jackson County, Alabama Walks a Fine Line

Jackson County, Alabama recently passed a proclamation declaring April as Confederate Heritage and History Month.  You gotta love the wording of this one: The proclamation states that its purpose is […]