The Civil War Lecture Series at GCC is moving bolding forward. Great enthusiastic crowds have found their way to the Conable Tech. Building to hear a talk on Antebellum America and one on the evolution of the Union Cavalry. Two events remain on the spring schedule: April 5th Don Burkel will present a lecture on Emory Upton – “Upton: Days of Challenge”, and on April 12th Derek Maxfield will present a talk entitled, “What did/does the Civil War Mean to American Identity.” That same night, April 12th, the winners of the high school essay contest will be announced with a ceremony preceding the lecture.

All lectures are free and open to the public. The BEST Center requests that folks pre-register. For information or to register call 585-345-6868.


About Derek Maxfield

Associate Professor of History Genesee Community College
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