Media Interviews

Featured Videos

Discussion about Richmond’s Monument Avenue (July 2020)

Short overview of the history of the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry (2016)

Confederate Monuments and the Battle Flag

Black Confederate Myth

History Education

Battle of the Crater and Civil War Memory

  • Vox: interview about the UDC and Civil War memory (October 25, 2017)
  • Civil War Trust: Interview about the battle of the Crater (August 3, 2017)
  • Huffduffer: Interview (German Radio) on the battle of the Crater (May 28, 2016)
  • Blogginheads.tv: Interview about the Civil War sesquicentennial (April 16, 2015)
  • American History Untucked Podcast: Interview about blogging, teaching and the Crater (January 20, 2015).
  • C-SPAN: 150th anniversary talk on the battle of the Crater in Petersburg, VA (August 1, 2014)
  • Gettysburg National Battlefield Park: Lecture on the Battle of the Crater (June 22, 2014)
  • Civil War Monitor: Interview about the Civil War 150 issue of Common-place (with Megan Kate Nelson).
  • Civil War Trust: Video about Civil War Memory
  • Bloggingheads.tv: Interview about the memory of the battle of Gettysburg and the Civil War.
  • C-SPAN: Panel discussion about the War in 1863, Civil War Institute (2014)
  • C-SPAN: Moderator of panel on United States Colored Troops, Civil War Institute (April 20, 2013)
  • Virginia Festival of the Book: Panel discussion about the battle of the Crater, (March 22, 2013)
  • C-SPAN: Panelist on Civil War blogging, Civil War Institute (October 6, 2012)
  • The Civil War Monitor: Interview about the battle of the Crater and blogging (October 3, 2012)
  • Civil War Talk Radio: Interview about the battle of the Crater (September 28, 2012)
  • C-SPAN: Panelist on emancipation, Civil War Institute (September 22, 2012)
  • NPR’s “Tell Me More” with Michel Martin on the challenges of remembering 9-11 (September 11, 2012)
  • OAH (Civil War 150 podcast): Interview about teaching film, blogging, and the battle of the Crater (June 13, 2012)
  • Amerikan Rambler Podcast: Interview about blogging, the Crater, black Confederates, and doing history in the age of Trump (June 18, 2018).

Miscellaneous