Come to the 2014 Graduate History Forum
UAB’s Graduate History Forum will take place on March 7 and 8, 2014. The keynote lecture will be given by Dr. Aaron Sheehan-Dean, Professor of History at Louisiana State University and author of Why Confederates Fought: Family and Nation in Civil War Virginia
, on Friday, March 7, from 6:00 – 7:00 PM, in the Spencer Honors House. Dr. Sheehan-Dean’s lecture is free and open to the public, and food will be provided.
Eric Foner to Speak on the Emancipation Proclamation
The UAB College of Arts and Sciences will commemorate the life and legacy of 16th U.S. President Abraham Lincoln with a week of events Nov. 15-21.The Department of History has invited one of this country’s most prominent historians, Eric Foner
, to participate in the commemoration.