San Jacinto College North
Fine Arts Building
5800 Uvalde Road
Houston, Texas 77049
Dr. Eric Foner, Columbia University
The Second Founding: How the Civil War and Reconstruction Forged a Constitutional Revolution
History Matters is an annual interdisciplinary conference held at San Jacinto College – North Campus in Houston, TX. It was founded by Professor John Gillespie in 2016 with the goal of bringing together scholars from various fields to present a wide range of perspectives on important topics and themes in history. History Matters is proud to foster the presentation and exchange of ideas at San Jacinto College and surrounding communities.
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