Public Lecture on the American Revolution

Monday, November 5, 2018 5:00 PM
Fenwick Library, Reading Room (Room 2001)

On November 5, the Department of History and Art History, in collaboration with the Society of the Cincinnati in Virginia, will hold a public lecture, “Making the ‘Cause’ Common: Fear and Prejudice in the Making of the American Union.”  Our presenter is Robert Parkinson, a professor at Binghamton University.  The lecture will be based on his recent book, The Common Cause: Creating Race and Nation in the American Revolution.  The lecture is free and open to the public.  Students and alums of the department are especially welcome!