861Apr 24, 2012
Idea of Southern Identity
Clemson history professor Orville Vernon Burton spoke to university students about the southern identity in an introduction to his class on the history and culture of the U.S. South. The class ...
369Jan 8, 2012
Career of Historian James McPherson
Professor Burton chaired a panel discussion on the career of historian and author James McPherson. The panelists, including friends, colleagues, and former students of the noted Civil War ...
422Apr 12, 2011
Volunteers in Blue and Gray
Historian James McPherson spoke to the many reasons why Civil War volunteer soldiers would choose to fight in the uniform of either the blue or the gray. He responded to questions from members ...