Past Events

Saturday, March 2, 2019
Court Square, 9:00 AM; Jefferson School, 10:30 AM

On Saturday, March 2, 9:00 AM, a “Monticello to Main Street” walking tour will begin at Court Square, and tell the story of local freedmen and their descendants who lived and worked downtown. At 10:30 AM, the tour will reach the Jefferson School... [...]

Monday, February 25, 2019
5:00 to 6:30 PM, Harrison Institute & Small Special Collections Library Auditorium

Join us on Monday, February 25, 2019, for a lecture delivered by Nina Silber, professor of history at Boston University. Professor Silber will talk about her latest book, This War Ain't Over: Fighting the Civil War in New Deal America (... [...]

Friday, February 15, 2019
4 PM, Caplin Pavilion, UVA Law School

On Friday, February 15, UVA Law School will host a panel discussion of Professor Cynthia Nicoletti’s book, Secession on Trial: The Treason Prosecution of Jefferson Davis (Cambridge University Press, 2017).  The panel will take place in... [...]

Thursday, November 15, 2018
5:00 to 6:30 PM, Harrison Institute & Small Special Collections Library Auditorium

On Thursday, November 15 at 5PM, the Nau Center will host a discussion with historian Peter Carmichael about his... [...]

Friday, October 19, 2018
3:00 PM, Byrd/Morris Seminar Room, Special Collections Library

On Friday, October 19, Editorial Director Mark Simpson-Vos of the University of North Carolina Press will host a workshop on academic publishing at 3:00 PM in the Byrd/Morris Seminar Room of UVA’s Small Special Collections Library.

This... [...]