July 24 -26, 2020 – Harrisonburg, VA - Society for Women and the Civil War Conference

The Society for Women and the Civil War (www.SWCW.org) will hold its 21st annual conference at the Hotel Madison and Shenandoah Valley Conference Center, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Virginia, July 24-26, 2020.

This year’s theme will be “The Women of the Valley.” The keynote speaker will be distinguished author and consultant Jonathan A. Noyalas, Director of the McCormick Civil War Institute, Shenandoah University, Winchester, Virginia.

There will be additional presentations by noted scholars and tours of local sites of interest, emphasizing their roles relevant to the contributions of women during the various Civil War campaigns that took place in the Shenandoah Valley.

For more information about the conference and to register, please visit www.SWCW.org.


  • Occurs Friday, July 24th, 2020 — all day