James Loewen

Update: James Loewen responds...well...sort of. Since Edward Sebesta recently came up in a previous post I decided to check out his blog earlier today.  Some of you may remember that not too long ago Sebesta publicly declared that he would not accept an award from the Museum of the Confederacy for his co-edited book with [...]

The University of Mississippi Press was kind enough to send along a review copy of James Loewen's and Ed Sebesta's new book, The Confederate and Neo-Confederate Reader: The "Great Truth" about the "Lost Cause".  It looks like an interesting collection of primary sources related to our collective memory of the cause of secession and the [...]

This is an interview with James Loewen, who is the co-editor of The Confederate and Neo-Confederate Reader: The "Great Truth" About the "Lost Cause" published by the University Press of Mississippi.  I already use most of the documents that are included in this reader, but it is nice to have such a collection available to [...]