"Let's Talk About It: Making Sense Of The Civil War"
O.C. Tanner Sessions
"Let's Talk About It: Making Sense of the Civil War" is a reading and discussion program sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the Utah Humanities Council, the Fort Douglas Museum, the History Department of University of Utah and the O.C. Tanner Center.
The books for the series include:
Geraldine Brooks, March
James McPherson, Crossroad of Freedom: Antietam
Edward Ayers, editor, America's War, talking About the Civil War and Emancipation on their 150th Anniversaries (co-published by the American Library Association and the National Endowment for the Humanities, 2012)
O.C. Tanner, Salt Lake City, Utah sessions
Tanner Humanities Center, University of Utah, Building 215, South Campus Drive
Josh Elstien: Elstein@hum.utah.edu
All sessions will begin at 7:00 p.m. on the designated dates, unless otherwise noted. Please note the readings for each session. Copies of the three books for this series can be checked out from the library on the first evening, and if needed, on following evenings of the program.
SESSION ONE: October17, 7:00 PM
SESSION TWO: October 24, 7:00 PM
SESSION THREE: October 31, 7:00 PM
SESSION FOUR: November 7, 7:00 PM
SESSION FIVE: November 14, 7:00 PM
SESSION SIX: TBA 7:00 PM