webinar register page

Webinar banner
Week 1: June 16, 4:00–4:45 p.m. ET
Introduction to Civil War and American Film: Why have more than 800 films been made about this conflict?

Week 2: June 23, 4:00–4:45 p.m. ET
Glory: How a movie brought the heroics of the USCT to light.
Please note: clips of this rated R film will be played.

Week 3: June 30, 4:00–4:45 p.m. ET
Abraham Lincoln & Popular Culture.

Week 4: July 7, 4:00–4:45 p.m. ET
Steven Speilberg’s Lincoln: “Do we choose the times into which we are born? Or do we fit the times we are born into?”

Week 5: July 14, 4:00–4:45 p.m. ET
“I want to do something splendid!”: Little Women and how it depicts life on the home front during the Civil War.

Week 6: July 21, 4:00–4:45 p.m. ET
Conclusion: What stories are left to tell?

To see the full course description visit: https://www.gilderlehrman.org/programs-and-events/american-history-through-film-civil-war-and-cinema

Note: Students under 18 must have a parent or guardian register for them.

Registration will close when a class reaches 600. If a date does not appear as an option to select, it is because the class is full.
You can choose to attend one or more of the following webinars.

Time shows in
Webinar logo
Registration is closed.