I have been asked to consult on speakers and logistics and am having a great time doing so! We’ve already secured some distinguished speakers:
- Dr. Bruce Chadwick, (
) author of The Reel Civil War: Mythmaking in Amercian Film and a number of other works on the Civil War. Rutgers University
- Kevin Hershberger of Lionheart Filmworks whose company has produced a number of award winning Civil War films.
- Katherine Lane Antolini author of Scarlett O'Hara as Confederate Woman: The Evolution of War and Its Representation in Literature and Film.
- Brian Wills (NC) author of Gone with the glory : the Civil War in cinema, Detailed Minutiae of Soldier Life in the Army of
Northern Virginia, 1861-1865 and other works as well.
- Paul Ashdown (
Universityof Tennessee, ) author of A Cold Mountain Companion as well as a number of other Civil War works. Knoxville
This is shaping up to be one of