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Astor to discuss Kentucky and Missouri in the Civil War

Aaron Astor, a history professor at Maryville College and an authority on Appalachia’s Civil War, will lecture at UVa-Wise on Friday, March 29.


Astor, an expert on the borderland region of the Civil War, will speak in the Slemp Student Center’s Dogwood Room at 1 p.m.  His lecture, “Rebels on the Border,” will introduce the audience to the work that has gone into his book. 

The program is part of the Appalachian Warfare Lecture Series that has been made possible through the generosity of the Slemp Foundation. 

For more information, contact College Relations at 276-376-1027.