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Friday, November 3, 2017

From October 18 through 21, 2017, the University of Virginia held an important symposium on grounds about the history of slavery at U.S. universities. Titled “Universities, Slavery, Public Memory,... [...]

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

UVA Law Professor Cynthia Nicoletti, an affiliated faculty member of the Nau Center, has just published a new book on the post-war trial of Confederate President Jefferson Davis for treason.  Secession on Trial: The Treason Prosecution of... [...]

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

UVA Today writer Matt Kelly has just published a summary of the research the Nau Center has conducted as part of its Black Virginians in Blue digital project. While we have done a thorough search... [...]

Thursday, September 7, 2017

(Pictured above: 2017 Nau Center intern Jane Winthrop at Fredericksburg National Battlefield Park)
 

2017 marked the second year of the Nau Center’s summer internship program.  Partnering with Professor Lisa Goff’s Institute for... [...]

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Thanks to CSPAN’s American History TV, the last lecture of Nau Center Director Gary W. Gallagher’s last Civil War course at the University of Virginia is now available online.

Please follow the link below to watch Professor Gallagher talk... [...]