Civil War panels at the American Historical Association Meeting (January 7-10, 2016)

The American Historical Association is holding its annual meeting in Atlanta, Georgia this weekend. See the list below for panels of interest to Civil War historians. For a list of panels on early American history more general, see the Junto Blog’s useful guide.


Thursday, January 7

1:00 pm.   17. New Directions in Civil War Trauma, Room A706 (Marriott Marquis)

3:00 pm.   33/SCWH 1. Household War: Rethinking the Warfront during the American Civil War, Grand Hall D (Hyatt Regency)

8:30 pm    Plenary: The Confederacy, Its Symbols, and the Politics of Public Culture, Grand Ballroom D (Hilton)


Friday, January 8

8:30 am.    75. Disorderly City: Race, Gender, and Social Transformation in Civil War-Era New Orleans, Room A704 (Marriott Marquis)


Saturday, January 9

11:30 am     172/SCWH 2. Remapping the Civil War: New Takes on Ethnicity, Chronology, and Geography, Salon C (Hilton)