Thursday, September 26 2013

09/26/2013 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Dr. Caroline E. Janney is associate professor of history at Purdue University. She is a native of Luray, Virginia, and earned her B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. at the University of Virginia. Her doctoral dissertation became her first book, "Burying the Dead, But Not the Past: Ladies Memorial Associations and the Lost Cause." Her Bottimore Lecture will be on the subject of her recently-published second book, "Remembering the Civil War: Reunion and the Limits of Reconciliation," a volume in the prestigious Littlefield Series on the History of the Civil War Era.