Look and listen

​A selection of presentations, video and audio recordings by members of the Veterans in Society network.

Courses and workshops:

Jim Dubinsky, Tara Tappert, and PennyLee Deere. Dialogues on the Experiences of War. Clemente Course in the Humanities, in partnership with Virginia Tech, the Roanoke Public Libraries, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts (VFMA), and the National Endowment for the Arts.  Spring and fall, 2022.

Video presentations:

Jim Dubinsky, Jim Craig, Nancy Dallett, Eric Hodges, Bruce Pencek. "Waller’s The Veteran Comes Back at 77." Conversations in Veterans Studies online symposium. Veterans Studies Association and Virginia Tech, May 18, 2021. (Video)

Jim Dubinsky. “‘Reenlisting’ After the War: Veterans as Public Poets and Ministers of Culture.” Virginia Tech Center for Humanities, Sept 28, 2020. (Video)

Jim Dubinsky. "Veterans in Society (ViS) & Veterans Studies: An Overview." NEH Dialogues on the Experience of War Project Directors’ Meeting, Washington, DC, June 1, 2018. (Video; presentation begins at 17:20)

Roundtables from the second Veterans in Society Conference, Humanizing the Discourse (Roanoke, VA, April 27-28, 2014).

  • "Support the Troops? A Community in Dialogue." April 28, 2014. John Montgomery, Steven Salaita, Gil B. Ott. (Video)

  • Closing Discussion "The Future of Veterans Studies." April 28, 2014. Jim Dubinsky, Bruce Pencek, Eric Hodges. Barbara Weimerskirch, David Cline. (Video)

Audio podcasts:

Published By podcast, Virginia Tech Publishing

Veterans Radio America with Eric Fretz

Other formats:

Bruce Pencek and Jim Dubinsky, "Veterans Studies and the Virginia Tech Libraries: The Power of Convening." University Libraries Monthly Forum, Nov. 9, 2021.  (Slide deck)