Video Presentation – Civil War Historian Stephen Berry


Video Presentation – Civil War Historian Stephen Berry

Dr. Stephen Berry presented “CSI Dixie: Medical Science and Death Investigation in the Nineteenth Century South”” on October 7, 2015 as part of the #Throwback Therapies: History of Medical Science lecture series.

Here is the video of his presentation: BHSI – YouTube

Dr. Berry is Gregory Professor of the Civil War Era and co-founder of the Center for Virtual History at the University of Georgia. The author or editor of six books on America in the mid-nineteenth century, he also edits the UnCivil Wars series at the University of Georgia Press. A recent “Digital Innovation Fellow” of the American Council of Learned Societies, Berry also directs DigiLab, an innovation and instruction hub for the digital humanities and arts on the third floor of Main Library.


#Throwback Therapies is an interdisciplinary seminar series designed to entertain and enlighten any audience with interests in the origins of modern health sciences. This series is sponsored by the Biomedical & Health Sciences Institute, the Willson Center for Humanities and Arts, Department of ClassicsDepartment of History, and the Medical Partnership.