8 p.m. – James McPherson reflects on his career as America’s chief interpreter of the Civil War. Moderated by Stephen Berry, Gregory Professor of the Civil War Era at the University of Georgia, the evening features a free-ranging interview in which McPherson discuses the war, its legacy, and its changing place in American memory. $5 for Atlanta History Center members; $10 for non-members. Reservations required by calling 404-814-4150 or going online to: www.atlantahistorycenter.com/Lectures. 130 West Paces Ferry Rd., NW, Atlanta, 30305.