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Lets Talk About It: Making Sense of the American Civil War

Professor Timothy S. Huebner

Scholar led reading and discussion program for public audiences with Timothy S. Huebner, Professor and Chair of the Department of History and the L. Palmer Brown Professor of Interdisciplinary Humanities at Rhodes College.


  • Part I: Imagining the War - Thursday, January 10, 2013
  • Part II: Choosing Sides - Thursday, January 31, 2013
  • Part III: Making Sense of Shiloh - Thursday, February 21, 2013
  • Part IV: The Shape of War - Thursday, March 14, 2013
  • Part V: War and Freedom - Thursday, March 28, 2013

Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Memphis Room, 4th floor
3030 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN 38111
Thursday Evenings 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Film showing reception Thursday, April 18th, 2013 at 6:00pm - 7:30pm. The film selected will be Shiloh: A Fiery Trail. Wear your period costume!

Presented by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the American Library Association.

This event may be recorded or photographed for use by the Memphis Public Library for media, social media, broadcast, and/or print purposes.

American Civil War Program - brochure.pdf958.56 KB
Civil-War-Flyer.pdf278.41 KB
American Civil War - Press Release.pdf491.97 KB