The Robert E. Lee Symposium is an annual program that explores the life and career of Robert E. Lee. Topics will vary from year to year; however, all topics share the same goal of revealing aspects and intricacies of the life and legend of this iconic American personage. Noted scholars and authors will be sharing research and analyses with attendees. Registrants have the opportunity to listen and learn from the finest Civil War historians as they examine primary documents, participate in discussions, and listen to in-depth lectures. For more information
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Allen Guelzo lecture at 11:15 a.m. in Marquand Chapel,
Please join us on Friday, September 22, at 3:00 PM for "Reflections on Civil War History in 2017: A Conversation with Allen Guelzo and Gary Gallagher." Free and open to the public, this event will be held in the auditorium of the Harrison Institute and Small Special Collections Library at the University of Virginia.
Allen C. Guelzo is the Henry R. Luce III Professor of the Civil War Era, and Director of Civil War Era Studies at Gettysburg College. A three-time winner of the Lincoln Prize, Guelzo has published many books on the Civil War era and contributed numerous essays and articles to scholarly journals as well as national newspapers. His recent book, Gettysburg: The Last Invasion (Knopf, 2013), spent eight weeks on the New York Times best-seller list. His current research examines the life and career of Confederate General Robert E. Lee.
CSPAN's American History TV will film the event for those who aren't able to make it.
Friday, September 22, 2017
Time and Location:
3:00 PM, Harrison Institute Small Special Collections Library Auditorium