October 5-6, 2007
University of South Carolina
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Speakers and topics:
Nancy Bristow, University of Puget Sound, The Whole World Seems Upside Down: Americans Cope with the Great Influenza Epidemic.
Kendrick Clements, University of South Carolina, Woodrow Wilson: His wartime Administration and his attempts at post-war peace
Robert Cowley, Connecticut College, SC troops’ contribution on the Western Front
Bobby Donaldson, University of South Carolina, African American Society during the Great War: Contributions and Frustrations
Valinda Littlefield, University of South Carolina, Women’s Organizations and their contributions to the American society in WWI
Patrick Maney, Boston College, Civil Liberties and the Great War
Jim Megginson, Independent Scholar, Jackson MS, African American Servicemen from South Carolina and their contributions to Military success on the Western Front
Jennifer Speelman, The Citadel, Charleston as a Naval and Maritime center during WWI
Marjorie J. Spruill, University of South Carolina, Victory at Home and Abroad: The final push for Woman Suffrage in the Midst of World War I
William Still, East Carolina University, US Navy planning and strategy for WWI: Its successes and failures