Christy ColemanCEO, The American Civil War Museum
"Reclaiming the American Civil War Narrative"
Monday, April 15, 20192:00 p.m.Location Change: Riggs Library
Christy Coleman currently serves as CEO of the American Civil War Museum, located in Richmond and Appomattox, Virginia. In her role as CEO, she has been instrumental in furthering discussion around the Civil War, its legacies, and its relevance to our lives today, not only in the Richmond region, but around the nation. In 2013, as President and CEO of the American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar (ACWC), she helped orchestrate the merger of the ACWC with the Museum of the Confederacy to create the American Civil War Museum. She has previously served as President and CEO of the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit, and has been named one of 31 People Changing the South by Time.
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