Events Calendar

Feb 6

How Did the Civil War Affect Colleges? talk by Michael D. Cohen, '02

Public talk and book signing. Refreshments will be served. Everyone welcome!

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013
4:30 – 5:30 pm / Gould Library Athenaeum
Wed, Feb 6, 4:30 pm, Library Athenaeum Talk, book signing & refreshments!

Michael David Cohen, Carleton History '02, is a historian of the United States with particular interests in the nineteenth century, education, and politics. He received his Ph.D. in history from Harvard University. Since 2009, he has been assistant research professor of history and assistant editor of the Correspondence of James K. Polk at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. "Reconstructing the Campus: Higher Education and the American Civil War" is his first book. Please see also:  http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/08/the-war-goes-to-college/?emc=eta1

Sponsored by History. Contact: Nikki Lamberty, x4217