640Sep 26, 2013
Remembering the Civil War
Caroline Janney talked about her second book, Remembering the Civil War: Reunion and the Limits of Reconciliation, a volume in the Littlefield Series on the History of the Civil War Era.
770Jun 23, 2012
Slavery, Emancipation and Reconciliation
Purdue University history professor Caroline Janney examined how slavery and emancipation played into the process of post-war reconciliation. She also discussed the experiences and memories of ...
1,061Nov 30, 2010
Women and the Civil War
Professor Carolina Janney lectured to her class on women in America from 1600-1870 on the role of women in the Civil War. During her illustrated lecture Professor Janney argued that women ...
1,240Jun 18, 2010
Confederate Surrender at Appomattox
A panel of historians presented papers on the narrative of General Robert E. Lee’s surrender to Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox that has been debated since the end of the Civil War. After ...