DESPERATE HOURS: UNDERSTANDING THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG THROUGH THE ART OF ITS BATTLE MONUMENTS
Wednesday, 3/16/22 – 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
Location: USCB Hilton Head Campus, Room 214
Instructor: Ron Roth
The 1,300-odd battlefield monuments at the Gettysburg National Military Park erected in the century following the Civil War comprise one of the most extensive and dramatic collections of public art in the world. Explore how clearly they express the experiences of soldiers on the battlefield as well as expand our understanding of the War’s most important battle.
Cost is $15 for non-members and $12 for members.