We are pleased to announce that C-Span 3 will air panels four and five from our Memories of Massacre: Memphis in 1866 Symposium. Panel four, The Memphis Massacre will air on July 9, 2016 at 6:00pm (EST) and panel five, The Radicalization of Reconstruction will air on July 23, 2016 at 6:00pm (EST). After airing, C-Span will make both panels available online in their Civil War and Reconstruction video library here.
The Memphis Massacre Panel consisted of Stephen V. Ash, University of Tennessee, Hannah Rosen, College of William and Mary, and Andrew Slap, East Tennessee State University. The moderator was Bobby Lovett, Professor Emeritus, Tennessee State University.
Watch Memphis Massacre Panel here.
The Radicalization of Reconstruction Panel consisted of Julie Saville, University of Chicago, Carole Emberton, SUNY-Buffalo, and Timothy S. Huebner, Rhodes College. The moderator was Antoinette Van Zelm, Assistant Director for the Center for Historic Preservation, Middle Tennessee State University.
Watch the Radicalization of Reconstruction Panel here.