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Talk on Civil War Demobilization by Andrew Lang
January 17, 2019
Talk on Civil War Demobilization by Andrew Lang

The public is invited to “Union Demobilization and the Meaning of Peace in the Wake of America’s Civil War,” a talk by Dr. Andrew Lang, author of In the Wake of War: Military Occupation, Emancipation, and Civil War, on Thursday, January 31 at 4:00 p.m. at the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities at Pebble Hill.

Book Talk: The Politics of White Rights: Race, Justice, and Integrating Alabama's Schools
January 15, 2019
Book Talk: The Politics of White Rights: Race, Justice, and Integrating Alabama's Schools

The public is invited to a book talk by Joseph Bagley, author of The Politics of White Rights: Race, Justice, and Integrating Alabama’s Schools, on Tuesday, January 29 at 4 p.m. at the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities at Pebble Hill.

Early Alabama History Seminar
January 3, 2019
Early Alabama History Seminar

Join us on Wednesday, January 23 from 10 a.m. to Noon at Pebble Hill for a free seminar on the early history of Alabama, with Dr. Jim Pate. Dr. Pate recently indexed and annotated Pickett’s History of Alabama, and Incidentally of Georgia and Mississippi, from the Earliest Period.

2018 Highlights
December 18, 2018
2018 Highlights

In 2018, we hosted 108 public programs, including book talks, concerts, teacher workshops, and more.

Award Winning Singer-Songwriter Liz Longley to Perform at Pebble Hill on January 17
December 13, 2018
Award Winning Singer-Songwriter Liz Longley to Perform at Pebble Hill on January 17

Singer-songwriter Liz Longley will perform a free concert on Thursday, January 17 at 7 p.m. at Pebble Hill in Auburn.

A Christmas Memory: Film Screening & Fruitcake Contest
November 29, 2018
A Christmas Memory: Film Screening & Fruitcake Contest

The public is invited to attend a free holiday film screening, fruitcake contest, and open house on Thursday, December 13 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. at Pebble Hill (101 S. Debardeleben Street) in Auburn. 

Auburn University Students Participate in Appalachian Economic Development Symposium in Washington, D.C.
November 29, 2018
Auburn University Students Participate in Appalachian Economic Development Symposium in Washington, D.C.

On November 30- December 1, 2018, the Appalachian Regional Commission will host seven students from Auburn University at the 18TH annual Appalachian Teaching Project symposium in Washington, D.C. 

Wayne Flynt Endowed Graduate Research Award Presentation
November 20, 2018
Wayne Flynt Endowed Graduate Research Award Presentation

The public is invited to the second annual presentation of the Wayne Flynt Endowed Graduate Research Award in Alabama History and Culture on Tuesday, November 27 at 4 p.m. at Pebble Hill. The 2018 recipient, Joshua Shiver, will discuss the influence of interpersonal relationships on soldier motivation during the Civil War.

Book Talk: The Axeman of New Orleans: The True Story
November 15, 2018
Book Talk: The Axeman of New Orleans: The True Story

The public is invited to a book talk by Miriam Davis, author of The Axeman of New Orleans: The True Story, on Thursday, November 29 at 4 p.m. at the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities at Pebble Hill. 

Book Talk: Contemplations
November 13, 2018
Book Talk: Contemplations

The public is invited to a reading by William Ogden Haynes, author of Contemplations: Poetry, on Monday, November 26 at 4 p.m. at the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities at Pebble Hill. 

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