Symposium reflects on Civil War memories


    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — &#8220Civil War and Memory” will be the focus of a Feb. 8 conference at the University of Louisville.

    UofL’s College of Arts and Sciences and Center for Arts and Culture Partnerships sponsor the fifth annual public symposium. This year’s program will look at shifting viewpoints after the Civil War and consider its lasting impact on politics and culture even up to the current 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation.

    Judy Hughes
    Judy Hughes is a senior communications and marketing coordinator for UofL’s Office of Communications and Marketing and associate editor of UofL Magazine. She previously worked in news as a writer and editor for a daily newspaper and The Associated Press.