Civil War Lectures

Presented by the Zabriskie Lecture Series
To mark the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, Virginia Theological Seminary is hosting the Religion and the Civil War Lectures, presented by the Zabriskie Lecture Series. These lectures focus on the war’s effects on the Seminary and surrounding community, as well as on American religious life.

The next lecture in the series is scheduled for Friday, November 14.

Lectures are held in the Lettie Pate Evans Auditorium in the Addison Academic Center. Reception at 7:00 PM, 7:30 PM Lecture. There is no cost to attend, but registration is required.

Registration begins Monday, August 4th.

Previous lectures include:
Dr. Kate Masur of Northwestern University's discussion of encounters between runaway slaves and Union soldiers and sailors along the Potomac River.

Dr. William G. Thomas, III of University of Nebraska, Lincoln's talk is linked here - Revisiting the Dead House at Fort Williams: A Story of Civil War History and Memory.