Upcoming Presentations & Interviews
“The 27th United States Colored Troops,” Western North Carolina Civil War Roundtable, virtual, October 11, 2021
“The 27th United States Colored Troops,” Ohio Valley Civil War Roundtable, Wheeling, WV, November 15, 2021
Mentioned in Dispatches with Dr. Tom Thorpe, podcast, Forthcoming
Selected Past Talks & Media
“Remembering the Black Soldiers that Won the Civil War,” episode 5 of Ohio v. the World with Alex Hastie, podcast. June 14, 2021
“Remembering the United States Colored Troops Who Helped Win the Civil War,” interviewed by Javonte Anderson. USA Today, May 31, 2021
“Black Men in Blue: The Civil War, Ohioans, and the 27th United States Colored Troops,” for the General William H. Lytle Camp #10, Department of Ohio, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War. Ironton, Ohio, May 29, 2021.
Ironton Tribune, June 3, 2021
Ohioans and their Wartime Correspondence, ” Sandusky Library, Virtual Brown Bag History, March 16, 12:00 p.m.
“Ohio Women in the Civil War Home Front,” Civil War Round Table of the Mid-Ohio Valley, March 18, 7:00 p.m.
“Condolence Letters from the United States Colored Troops,” with Jake Wynn of the
National Museum of Civil War Medicine, February 19, 2021. Thank you to everyone who watched live!
Round Table on the African American Family, February 9, 2021
“Black Men in Blue: The Civil War, Ohioans, and the United States Colored Troops,” for the Mohican Historical Society,
The Cleo Redd Fisher Museum’s Speaker Series, Loudonville, Ohio, November 18, 2019
“The United States Colored Troops and their Service as Guards in Civil War Prisons,” Quincy Gilmore Civil War Round Table of Lorain County, Elyria, Ohio, November 4, 2019
“Ohio Women and the Civil War Home Front,”
Peninsula Foundation Civil War Lecture Series, GAR Hall, Peninsula, Ohio, July 25, 2019
“Letters Home: Ohioans and Their Wartime Correspondence,” Milan Public Library, Milan, Ohio, May 18, 2019
“U.S. Colored Troops as Prison Guards on C-Span, taped at the Fourth Annual Emerging Civil War Symposium at Stevenson Ridge, Spotsylvania, Virginia, August 4, 2017
For Their Own Cause: The 27th United States Colored Troops, Golden Opportunities, show #836, WKYC, Cleveland, Ohio, March 26, 2017
Plenary Panel: The Future of Midwestern History, Finding the Lost Region, Second Annual Midwestern History Conference, Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, Michigan, June 1, 2016
“‘I Have Seen More since I Left Home than I Ever Supposed There was in the World’: Black Soldiers,Midwestern Community Correspondence, and the Civil War,” The Midwest and the Civil War Panel, Finding the Lost Region, Second Annual Midwestern History Conference, Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, Michigan, June 1, 2016