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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

The Calculus of Violence: How Americans Fought the Civil War (Harvard University Press, 2018) by Dr. Aaron Sheehan-Dean (UVA PhD 2003) was recently awarded two honors in addition... [...]

Monday, June 3, 2019

The Calculus of Violence: How Americans Fought the Civil War by Dr. Aaron Sheehan-Dean (UVA PhD 2003), published by Harvard University Press, is the recipient of the 2018 Jefferson Davis Award for outstanding narrative works. Sheehan-... [...]

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

The Nau Center for Civil War History’s 2019 Signature Conference, "Theaters of War," took place at UVA’s Small Special Collections Library on Friday, March 29, 2019. Our conference... [...]

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Rachel Shelden, a 2011 graduate of UVA's doctoral degree in History and current associate professor in the Department of History at the University of Oklahoma, has been named director of the George and... [...]

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

The John L. Nau III Center for Civil War History at the University of Virginia is pleased to announce Amy Murrell Taylor’s Embattled Freedom: Journeys through the Civil War’s Slave Refugee Camps (University of North Carolina,... [...]