Dr. James Broomall will present, “Soldier’s Tales from the Civil War: Stories of Home and the Trauma of War,” on Friday, September 21, 2018 from 6:00-7:00pm followed by the film, Deer Hunter. This presentation will be part of the Appalachian Heritage Festival taking place in September 2018.
The George Tyler Moore Center’s 22nd annual Civil War and American Society Seminar will take place in Gettysburg, PA from October 11-14, 2018. All information on how to register, where to download a registration form and brochure, and the seminar schedule can be found here.
On October 26, 2018, James Scythes will present his book, “This Will Make a Man of Me,” at the George Tyler Moore Center. Registration information will be available by the last week in September.
On Friday, November 2, 2018, Dr. Steve Goldman will lead a discussion on veterans’ experiences along with a viewing of the film, Platoon. More details will be announced later in 2018.
Dr. Peter Carmichael, Robert C. Fluhrer Professor of Civil War Studies and Director of the Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College, will speak at Shepherd University at 7:00pm on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at the Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education. More details will be released about the lecture and book signing in early October.
On Thursday, November 15, 2018, author David R. Craig will hold a book discussion and signing for his book, “Greetings From Gettysburg,” at 7:00pm at the War Memorial Building in Shepherdstown, WV. More details will be available in early October.
The fifth annual Civil War Christmas will take place in Shepherdstown beginning on Friday, November 30, 2018. More information will be available later in 2018.