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Gettysburg Symposium – Lecture and Film Series

A series of films and interdisciplinary lectures presented by the Faculty of Yavapai College to honor the 150th Anniversary of the Gettysburg Address.  See below for specific events taking place at the Prescott and Verde Valley campuses.

Verde Valley Campus

Nov. 12 ~ 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Lecture – The Gettysburg
Address: Beyond the Words

Presenter: Mark Woolsey
(Building M, Room 137)

Nov. 12 ~ 4 – 5 p.m.
Lecture – Folk Music of the Civil War Era
Presenter: Chris Eubanks and Suzanne Waldenberger
(Building M, Room 137)

Nov. 12 ~ 7 p.m.
Film – Gettysburg
(Building M, Room 137)

Nov. 13 ~ 3:30 – 5 p.m.
Lecture – Infectious Disease During the
American Civil War

Presenter: Matt Pearcy
(Building M, Room 137)

Nov. 13 ~ 7 p.m.
Film – Glory
(Building M, Room 137)

Nov. 14 ~ 3:30 – 5 p.m.
Lecture – Propellants, Projectiles,
and their Properties:
Weapons of the Civil War

Presenter: Alan Lohr
(Building M, Room 137)

Nov. 14 ~ 7:30 p.m.
Special Performance – Bobby Horton,
Songs of the Civil War

(Building M, Room 137)

Nov. 15 ~ 3:30 – 5 p.m.
Lecture – When Lilacs Last in
the Dooryard Bloom’d:
The Literature of Walt Whitman

Presenter: Terence Pratt
(Building M, Room 137)

Nov. 15 ~ 7 p.m.
Film – Lincoln
(Building M, Room 137)

Prescott Campus

Nov. 12 ~ 7 p.m.
Film – Gettysburg
(Performing Arts Center)

Nov. 13 ~ 3:30 – 5 p.m.
Lecture – Infectious Disease During the
American Civil War

Presenter: Paul Evans
(Building 19, Room 147)

Nov. 13 ~ 7 p.m.
Film – Glory
(Performing Arts Center)

Nov. 14 ~ 3:30 – 5 p.m.
Lecture – Native Americans and
the Civil War:
Roles and Consequences

Presenter: Debbie Roberts
(Building 19, Room 147)

Nov. 15 ~ 3:30 – 5 p.m.
Lecture – Why Should We Give A Damn?
Gone with the Wind
and the Representation
of the Civil War in Fiction

Presenter: Keith Haynes
(Building 19, Room 147)

Nov. 15 ~ 7 p.m.
Film – Lincoln
(Performing Arts Center)

Nov. 16 ~ 10 a.m.
Lecture – The Photography of the
American Civil War

Presenter: Brandy Andres Dillaway
(Building 19, Room 147)

Nov. 17 ~ 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Lecture – The Gettysburg Address:
Beyond the Words

Presenter: Mark Woolsey
(Performing Arts Center)

Nov. 17 ~ 4 – 5 p.m.
Lecture – Folk Music of the Civil War Era
Presenter: Chris Eubanks and Suzanne Waldenberger
(Performing Arts Center)