Campus Connections : Newsletter for Faculty and Staff

VOLUME 4, ISSUE 14: MARCH 26, 2014

Faculty Distinguished Lecture Focuses on Christianity Before and After the Civil War

When did Christianity really take hold in enslaved African American communities? Was it prior to the Civil War, as is commonly believed, or after emancipation?

Associate Professor of History Dan Fountain’s presentation, “Slavery, Civil War, & Salvation,” used primary sources including testimony of slaves to explore this question in Meredith College’s 2014... Read more »