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Let’s talk about history

Virginia Laurie November 4, 2020
The things that no Confederate monument will ever teach us
Newcomb Hall, the first building on the colonnade, is where the history department calls home. Photo by Ben Soullier, ‘19.

History Department launches search to replace two beloved professors

Ben Soullier November 6, 2018
Professors Ted DeLaney and T.J. Tallie both brought unique backgrounds and teaching abilities to the department

Telling the whole story about slavery

Conley Hurst May 9, 2016

William Faulkner once wrote that “the past isn’t dead, it isn’t even past.” At Washington and Lee, we understand that statement better than most. We consider history every single day through the...

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