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putting it all together

  It’s coming together. I teach History, am a former journalist and  have long had creative interests. Next semester, some of those interests will come together, I hope, in a meaningful way. Minus a little more tinkering (even a published book, one professor once told me, is just another draft), a film that has been… Continue reading putting it all together

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Victoria Ott’s talk addresses young women and female academies during Civil War

  Victoria Ott, Associate Professor of History at Birmingham-Southern University, offered a presentation today on young women in the Confederacy who attended school during the Civil War. It was a fascinating talk. According to Ott, the parents of such women often enrolled them in school to get them out of harm’s way. During their time… Continue reading Victoria Ott’s talk addresses young women and female academies during Civil War