Past Events

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
5:00 PM, Harrison Institute Small Special Collections Library Auditorium

On Wednesday, November 15, the Nau Center will host a book launch event for Edward Ayers’s newest book, The Thin Light of Freedom: The Civil War and Emancipation in the Heart of America (W. W. Norton & Company, 2017). Open and free... [...]

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
University of Virginia

As part of the University's bicentennial celebration, the President's Commission on Slavery and the University, the Nau Center, and other partners will host a four-day symposium examining slavery's... [...]

Friday, September 22, 2017
3:00 PM, Harrison Institute Small Special Collections Library Auditorium

Please join us on Friday, September 22, at 3:00 PM for "Reflections on Civil War History in 2017: A Conversation with Allen Guelzo and Gary Gallagher." Free and open to the public, this event will be held in the auditorium of the Harrison... [...]

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
5:00-6:15 PM Nau Hall Room 101, South Lawn

Please join us for the second meeting in the History Department’s ongoing Public Conversation Series: “Civil War Memory:  Charlottesville and Beyond”: A Conversation with Gary Gallagher, John Mason and Elizabeth Varon.... [...]

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Noon, Byrd/Morris Seminar Room in the Special Collections Library

On Tuesday, April 25, Josh Morrison will present his master's essay. The seminar will take place at noon in the Byrd/Morris Seminar Room at the UVA Special Collections Library. Please RSVP to Clayton Butler at ... [...]