What Do We Need to Know About the Civil War?

Nov 21, 2011

What would you most like to know about America's civil war?

What do you think you already know?

Willing to be surprised?

Ed Ayers, PhD - Author of In the Presence of Mine Enemies: Civil War in the Heart of America, 1859-1863, (W.W. Norton); What Caused the Civil War? Reflections on the South and Southern History, (W.W. Norton); and America's War: Talking about the Civil War and Emancipation on their 150th Anniversaries, (co-published by the American Library Association and the National Endowment for the Humanities, 2011). Co-host of the syndicated public radio program BackStory with the American History Guys. President, University of Richmond.

Ted Delaney, PhD
- Chair of the Department of History and the Harry E. and Mary Jayne W. Redenbaugh Term Professor at Washington and Lee University.