Civil War Historian
Dr. James I. Robertson, Jr.

                 "Dr. Bud"

Author, Lecturer, Professor Emeritus 

Past Appearances and Televised Events

2018 Events and Appearances

January 18-20, 2018              Civil War Symposium: Sarasota, FL

January 24, 2018                    Low Country Civil War Round Table: Hilton Head, SC

February 4, 2018                    Lancaster County Historical Society: Kilmarnock, VA

February 24, 2018                  American Civil War Museum: Richmond, VA

March 2, 2018                         Ebenezer Methodist Church: Hague, VA

March 5, 2018                         Reedville Fishermen's Museum: Reedville, VA

March 14, 2018                       Civil War Round Table: Columbus, OH

March 15, 2018                       Civil War Round Table: Cincinnati, OH

March 16-18, 2018                 "Civil War Weekend," Virginia Tech: Blacksburg, VA

April 9, 2018                            Tri-Cities Civil War Round Table: Kingsport, TN

April 10, 2018                          Knoxville Civil War Round Table: Knoxville, TN

May 22, 2018                           Civil War Round Table: Williamsburg, VA

June 7, 2018                            Black Museum: Blacksburg, VA

June 9, 2018                            Virginia Tech Alumni Reunion: Blacksburg, VA

June 22-23, 2018                    Gettysburg Civil War Institute: Gettysburg, VA

July 28, 2018                           Shenandoah Valley Foundation: Harrisonburg, VA

September 6, 2018                 Civil War Round Table: Petersburg, VA

September 11, 2018               Civil War Round Table: Atlanta, GA

October 14, 2018                    Henderson Methodist Church Homecoming Service: Callao, VA

October 15, 2018                    Civil War Round Table: Augusta, GA

November 12, 2018                West Richmond Businessman's Association: Glen Allen, VA

November 15, 2018                Civil War Round Table: Richmond, VA

November 18, 2018                Civil War Round Table: Louisville, KY

November 19, 2018                Civil War Round Table: Lexington, KY

December 10, 2018                Civil War Round Table: New York, NY


2017 Events and Appearances

January 11, 2017                  Low Country Civil War Round Table: Hilton Head, SC

January 19-21, 2017            Civil War Symposium: Sarasota, FL

March 4, 2017                       VTAA San Antonio, Texas Chapter-10th Anniversary

March 14, 2017                     Civil War Round Table: Richmond, VA

March 17-19, 2017                Civil War Weekend: Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

April 22, 2017                        Liberty University: Lynchburg, VA

April 26-28, 2017                  Valley Campaign Conference: Winchester, VA

May 8, 2017                           Civil War Round Table: Kingsport, TN

May 9, 2017                           Civil War Round Table: Knoxville, TN

June 3-12, 2017                    Lecturer, American Queen: Memphis, TN-New Orleans, LA

July 13-15, 2017                    Robert E. Lee Conference: Fredericksburg, VA

August 17-19, 2017              Civil War Education Association Symposium: Spring Mill, Indiana

September 5, 2017               Civil War Round Table: Southport, NC

September 15, 2017             State Attorney Organization: Roanoke, VA

September 18-19, 2017       Civil War Round Table: Augusta, GA

September 21, 2017              Roanoke Historical Society-Hotel Roanoke, Roanoke, VA

September 27, 2017              Civil War Round Table: Fredericksburg, VA

October 4, 2017                     Northern Neck Historical Society: Kilmarnock, VA

November 3-5, 2017              Department of Archives and History: Columbia, SC

November 19, 2017                Civil War Round Table: Louisville, KY

November 20-21, 2017          Civil War Round Table: Lexington, KY

December 11, 2017                Civil War Round Table: New York, NY

2016 Events and Appearances

January 13, 2016                Low Country Civil War Round Table: Hilton Head, SC

January 20, 2016                Private Banquet: Naples, FL

January 21-23, 2016          Civil War Symposium: Sarasota, FL

February 15, 2016               Civil War Round Table: Los Angeles, CA

February 19, 2016               Stratford Hall Lecture: Fredericksburg, VA

March 1, 2016                      Civil War Round Table: South Port, NC

March 6-13, 2016                Lecturer, American Queen: Memphis, TN - New Orleans, LA

March 16-17, 2016              Festival of the Book: Charlottesville, VA

March 18, 2016                   "Civil War Weekend," Virginia Tech: Blacksburg, VA

March 24, 2016                   Museum of the Confederacy: Appomattox, VA

April 2, 2016                        Minnesota Civil War Symposium: Minneapolis, MN

April 7-9, 2016                     Civil War Symposium: Atlanta, GA

April 14, 2016                      Alleghany Highlands VTAA Dinner Event: Covington, VA

April 15, 2016                      Civil War Round Table: Roanoke, VA

April 29, 2016                      Banner Lecture, Virginia Historical Society: Richmond, VA

June 18, 2016                      Vince Dooley Leadership Seminar: Kennesaw State University, GA

                                             Telecast from Rappahannock Community College

July 16, 2016                        Civil War Trust: Omni Hotel, Richmond, VA

July 20, 2016                        Hour-long taped interview: C-Span, Washington, DC

July 29, 2016                        Civil War Education Association: Lexington, VA

September 14, 2016             Library of Virginia-Debut Book Signing: CIVIL WAR ECHOES: Richmond, VA

September 23, 2016             Rappahannock Community College "Friends of the Library" - Lutheran Good                                                         Samaritan Church: Callao, VA

October 13, 2016                 Civil War Round Table: Huntsville, AL

October 17, 2016                 Civil War Round Table: Augusta, GA

November 18, 2016              Lincoln Forum: Gettysburg, PA

November 20, 2016              Civil War Round Table: Louisville, KY

November 21, 2016              Civil War Round Table: Lexington, KY

December 5, 2016                Civil War Round Table: Central NJ

December 14, 2016              Civil War Round Table: Lynchburg, VA

2015 Events and Appearances

January 14-15, 2015          Civil War Round Table: Hilton Head, SC

January 17, 2015                Stuart-Mosby Historical Society: Richmond, VA

January 21-24, 2015          Civil War Symposium: Sarasota, FL

March 13, 2015                   Civil War Weekend: Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

March 21, 2015                   Bridgewater College

April 9-12, 2015                  Two addresses at the 150th Anniverary Ceremonies: Appomattox, VA

May 25, 2015                       Sesquicentennial Commission 150th Finale: Concert: Richmond, VA

May 30, 2015                       Civil War Round Table: Chicago, IL

June 4, 2015                        Civil War Trust - Keynote Speaker: Richmond, VA

June 5, 2015                        Virginia Tech Alumni Program: Blacksburg, VA

June 6, 2015                        Virginia Tech Alumni Association Conference - Keynote Speaker: Blacksburg, VA

June 17, 2015                      Civil War Round Table: Fredericksburg, VA

June 19, 2015                      Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation: Staunton, VA

June 20, 2015                      Craig County Festival: New Castle, VA

July 11, 2015                        Northumberland County Historical Society: Heathsville, VA

July 16, 2015                        Conference of Newspaper Editors: Roanoke, VA

July 22, 2015                        Chambersburg Civil War Seminar: Richmond, VA

July 24, 2015                        Robert E. Lee Seminar: Fredricksburg, VA

July 27, 2015                        Rural Electric Co-op Association: Roanoke, VA

July 30, 2015                        Kappa Alpha Order Annual Convention: Roanoke, VA

August 10, 2015                  Roanoke School Teachers: Roanoke, VA

August 12-14, 2015            Victory Celebration over Adoption of New State Song, New York, NY

September 8, 2015              Civil War Round Table: Atlanta, GA

September 10, 2015            Giles County Historical Society: Pearisburg, VA

September 11, 2015            Emcee at Virginia Tech Sports Hall of Fame Banquet: Blacksburg, VA

September 13, 2015             Mosby Heritage Area Foundation: Middleburg, VA

September 15, 2015            Center in the Square: Roanoke, VA

Oct. 30-Nov. 11, 2015         Lecturer on MS Saint Laurens: Portland, ME to Nassau

November 15, 2015             Civil War Round Table: Louisville, KY

November 16, 2015             Civil War Round Table: Lexington, KY

November 21, 2015             Civil War Round Table: Williamsburg, VA 

December 3, 2015                Virginia Tech Alumni Chapter: Richmond, VA

December 5, 2015                Book Signing, Abraham Lincoln Bookshop, Chicago, IL

December 12, 2015              Book Signing: Barnes & Noble, Roanoke, VA


2014 Events and Appearances

September 9, 2014             Civil War Round Table: La Plata, MD

September 10-11, 2014     National Speakers of the House Conference: Richmond, Virginia

September 20, 2014           Book Signing: Fredericksburg, VA

October 16, 2014                University of Mary Washington Campus: Dahlgren, VA

October 18, 2014                Lee Circle Dinner: Stratford Hall, VA

October 24, 2014                Civil War Round Table: Harrisburg, PA

October 27, 2014                Virginia Episcopal School: Lynchburg, VA

Oct 31-Nov 8, 2014            Lecturer: THE AMERICAN QUEEN: Chattanooga- Memphis, TN

November 13, 2014            Civil War Round Table: Richmond, VA

November 16, 2014            Civil War Round Table: Louisville, KY

November 17, 2014            Civil War Round Table: Lexington, KY

December 2, 2014               Civil War Round Table: Brunswick, NC

December 5-7, 2014           State Legislative Leaders Foundation: Phoenix, AZ