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Conference in Memory of Dr. John Neff

The Center for Civil War Research and the Arch Dalrymple III Department of History will hold a conference in honor of the late founder and director of the Center for Civil War Research, Dr. John Neff, on October 29 & 30, 2021.

Events will be held at the University of Mississippi with the option of virtual participation.

For more information, including a link to reserve rooms at the Inn at Ole Miss, contact aholm @ olemiss.edu

 

Call For Papers

Conference on Civil War Memory in Honor of Dr. John Neff
2021 Conference on the Civil War, Oct. 29 & 30
Center for Civil War Research/Arch Dalrymple III Department of History

The Center for Civil War Research and the Arch Dalrymple III Department of History will host a memorial conference in the memory of Dr. John Neff (1961-2020) on October 29 and 30, 2021 at the University of Mississippi.  In honor of Dr. Neff’s work, we seek papers on the theme of memory and the Civil War era, broadly defined.  The conference will allow for both in-person and virtual participation. We encourage submissions from scholars of all ranks, including graduate students.  To submit a proposal, send a CV and a 600-word abstract to aholm@olemiss.edu by August 15, 2021.

Dr. John Neff, author of Honoring the Civil War Dead: Commemoration and the Problem of Reconciliation, was a historian of Civil War memory and the founder of the Center for Civil War Research at the University of Mississippi.  Friends, colleagues, and fans of Dr. Neff interested in attending, participating, or receiving updates about the conference, please email aholm @ olemiss.edu. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
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