UNLV Speaks (April 2, 2018): Race and Revenge: Rethinking the Legacy of the Civil War

The College of Liberal Arts presentsĀ a lecture from Gregory Laski entitled “Race and Revenge: Rethinking the Legacy of the Civil War,” as part of the University Forum lecture series. This lecture explores the appeal of revenge for emancipated slaves and their descendants after the Civil War. Gregory Laski is an assistant professor of English at the United States Air Force Academy, as well as a visiting assistant professor at UNLV.