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,"African Americans and Theological Students on Seminary Hill: Segregation or Collaboration?" will be held Friday, February 20.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. Register Now
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.