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The Ohio University Eastern Cultural Life and Diversity Committee is proud to present a free public lecture, funded by the Ohio University Kennedy Lecture Series, on Wednesday, February 27 at 7 p.m. in the Shannon Hall Theater. Dr. Aaron Sheehan-Dean, the Eberly Professor of Civil War Studies at West Virginia University, will be the featured speaker.

Sheehan-Dean is the author of “Why Confederates Fought:  Family and Nation in Civil War Virginia” and “The Concise Historical Atlas of the U. S. Civil War,” and the editor of several books. He teaches courses on nineteenth century U. S. History, the Civil War and Reconstruction and Southern History.

For more information, contact Dr. Jim Casebolt at casebolt@ohio.edu<mailto:casebolt@ohio.edu> or 740-699-2330.