January 14, 2020
Allen Public Library - Upstairs Program Room
300 N. Allen Drive
Allen, TX 75013
Talking History- The Civil War Unfinished: Reconstruction, the Impeachment of a President, and a Nation's Reckoning
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Explore the immediate aftermath of the Civil War, with Dr. Carolee Klimchock of the University of Texas at Dallas. Learn about the war’s impact on soldier and civilian lives, the struggles over the meaning of reconstruction, race and political reckoning in the post-emancipation period and examine how these issues were reflected in the art and literature of the time.
Ages 16+; younger children welcome with an adult