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In Civil War-era newspapers, scholar finds motivation behind Confederate monuments

Civil War monuments: Originally “lost lives” not “Lost Cause.”

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Confederate statues and the UTC Civil War Press Symposium

Thirty-nine experts on Civil War and Free Expression experts are coming to Chattanooga from across the country to talk about the media’s role in memorializing a chapter of U.S. history that segments of American society often view in starkly different terms.

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Call for Papers: Symposium on the 19th Century Press, Civil War, and Free Expression

With an August 29th submission deadline, the 24th annual Symposium’s steering committee is currently seeking papers to be presented at their three day conference on November 10-12 in Chattanooga, TN.

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UTC hosts Annual Symposium on the 19th Century Civil War Press

The UTC Annual Symposium on the 19th Century Press, the Civil War, and Free Expression is designed to share current research and to develop a series of monographs on the 19th century press, the Civil War and the press, and 19th century concepts of free expression.

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