Information on the Symposium on the 19th Century Press, the Civil War, and Free Expression is available here, including a complete conference program.
Listen to an interview with Dr. David Sachsman about this conference.
The annual Symposium on the 19th Century Press, the Civil War, and Free Expression begins this evening and continues through the weekend here in Chattanooga. The conference is free and open to the public. It’s been going on every year since 1993. The conference was created by Dr. David Sachsman, Dr. Kittrel Rushing, and other members of faculty at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, and other faculty at other institutions.
Dr. Sachsman joins us on Around and About to talk about the conference.