Please join the Virginia Center for Civil War Studies for a free lecture by Utah State University historian Angela Diaz titled “Empire on the Run: Refugees, Confederate Exiles, and the Gulf South at the End of the Civil War.” Diaz specializes in the relationship between Mexico and the Gulf South of the United States in the mid-nineteenth century.
Friday, February 22, 12:15pm. Multipurpose Room (1st floor behind EspressOasis Café), Newman Library, Virginia Tech. Free of charge.
Visit the Virginia Center for Civil War Studies website at https://www.civilwar.vt.edu/wordpress/ and our Facebook page www.facebook.com/VCCWS for more information.