Democracy In Peril?, a forum for presentations and open discussions about current events, will host Christy Coleman, executive director of the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation and former president and chief operating officer of the American Civil War Museum, from 5-6:30 p.m. Oct. 28, in rooms 1001 and 1002, Madison Hall, James Madison University. Topic to be discussed, “A Conversation about Public History in the Age of Culture Wars.” Free. Sponsored by the History Department, Office of the Provost, Office of Faculty Access and Inclusion, JMU Lifelong Learning Institute, James Madison Center for Civic Engagement, College of Arts and Letters, Center for Global Engagement. For information, email or visit


  • Occurred Thursday, October 28th, 2021 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm


Madison Hall

James Madison University
Harrisonburg, VA 22801

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