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Dr. Kristopher Teters, Western Governors University “An Army of Liberation: How Western Union Officers Carried out and Felt about Emancipation during the Civil War”

February 27 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Free
Poster image for this talk showing Krist Teters smiling with you book cover in the background.

Please join us to welcome Dr. Kristopher Teters for his lunch talk, An Army of Liberation: How Western Union Officers Carried out and Felt about Emancipation during the Civil War.”

Dr. Kristopher Teters earned his Ph.D. in 2012 at the University of Alabama working with Dr. George Rable. The focus of his work is the Civil War era. His book, Practical Liberators, which came out in 2018, looks at the Union army and emancipation in the Western Theater. He is a course faculty member at Western Governors University, where he teaches American History.

This event is sponsored by the Charles G. Summersell Chair of Southern History. If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to japrather@crimson.ua.edu by Tuesday, February 25th at 5pm.

Cost

Free

Details

Date:
February 27
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

ten Hoor Hall 251
350 Marrs Spring Road
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487 United States

Organizer

Jackson Prather