Civil War Sesquicentennial

When Did the Civil War Start?

Dimitri Rotov seems to be perplexed over what is being billed as the first major event of Virginia’s Civil War sesquicentennial commemoration.  Since I am on the advisory board for […]

Charleston Plans For The Civil War Sequicentennial

It appears that Charleston, South Carolina is taking the lead in planning for the Civil War sequicentennial celebrations. Plans are already being made to recognize the 150th anniversary of the […]

Why the Civil War Still Matters

Every year the city of Charlottesville welcomes the Virginia Festival of the Book, which is a week-long series of events related to the art of writing and the joy of […]