Behind the Lines

An Interview with Megan Kate Nelson and Kevin Levin

Posted 1/31/2014 By David K. Thomson

Our conversation with Megan Kate Nelson (Visiting Assistant Professor of History, Brown University) and Kevin Levin (Instructor, Gann Academy) on their most recent project—co-editing a special issue of Common-Place entitled "The Civil War at 150: Memory and Meaning." In this interview, Megan and Kevin discuss the process behind editing such a project and the various risks and rewards inherent in such a venture. In addition, Megan and Kevin offer their thoughts on the state of Civil War memory as a field and how this issue will further the debate.

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