Articles by jmcclurken

I am a Professor of History and American Studies & the Special Assistant to the Provost for Teaching, Technology, and Innovation at the University of Mary Washington.

Tuesday, April 19

  1. Logan
  2. Erin
  3. Angie

Thursday, April 21

  1. Nick J.
  2. AJ
  3. Drew

Thursday, April 28

  1. Ashley
  2. Bob
  3. Victoria
  4. MK
  5. George
  6. Alessandra
  7. Cash
  8. Amy
  9. Megan

This project works to scan materials in private collections to make them available online at the Library of Virginia.

http://www.virginiamemory.com/collections/cw150

Don’t forget that your paper topic & citations of eight significant sources are due by start of class on Thursday, Jan. 27.

The list of Discussion Leaders is posted now.

UMW History department alum and Civil War historian, Kati Singel, writes about the connections between the Civil War and Civil Rights on MLK, Jr. Day.

http://mappingthecivilwar.wordpress.com/2011/01/12/theme-of-civil-war-to-civil-rights/

What does a Rebel Yell sound like?  Hear what the Museum of the Confederacy has discovered. (Via Dr. Keith Harris at Cosmic America)

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Angry Birds – Letters From the Front Lines

What does this say about the Civil War?  What themes does the creator play off of from the way we talk about Civil War soldiers?

http://voices.washingtonpost.com/local-breaking-news/virginia/va-withdraws-approval-of-textb.html

It has all the films that have already been taken.

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