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Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Last October, the Nau Center took part in a number of panels and sessions as part of the University of Virginia’s “Universities, Slavery, Public Memory, and the Built Landscape” symposium. More... [...]

Monday, December 18, 2017

The Nau Center is pleased to announce the recipients of its inaugural short-term research fellowships for 2018. Our award winners will each conduct several weeks of research at UVA’s Albert and Shirley... [...]

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

On Friday, December 1, Daniel W. Crofts came to Charlottesville to receive officially the 2017 Bobbie and John Nau Book Prize in American Civil War Era History for his book Lincoln and the Politics of Slavery: The Other Thirteenth Amendment... [...]

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... [...]