Miller Center

Historical Presidency Series

Organized by U.Va. historians Melvyn Leffler and William Hitchcock, the 2015 Historical Presidency series will examine executive leadership during a century of war, economic crisis, and American global expansion.

1/15/2015 Woodrow Wilson in War and Peace: 1917-1920 - Historical Presidency Series
Margaret MacMillan

12/2/2014 Thomas Jefferson and the Problem of Union - Historical Presidency Series
Gary W. Gallagher, Peter Onuf

10/28/2014 Andrew Johnson’s Impeachment and the Legacy of the Civil War - Historical Presidency Series
Elizabeth R. Varon

4/16/2014 James Madison and the Brink of National Ruin - Historical Presidency Series
Alan Taylor

3/19/2014 U.S. Grant and the Crisis of Reconstruction - Historical Presidency Series
Joan Waugh

11/8/2013 Andrew Jackson and the Troubled Birth of Democracy - Historical Presidency Series
Henry William Brands

10/16/2013 James Knox Polk and the War with Mexico - Historical Presidency Series
Daniel Walker Howe

9/18/2013 Lincoln and Davis: War Presidents - Historical Presidency Series
Gary W. Gallagher, James M. McPherson