March 19, 2019

“F. Scott Fitzgerald and the American Civil War” – Dave Page

March 19, 2019

F. Scott Fitzgerald’s connections to the American Civil War and how it influenced his writing. 

Dave Page has been studying F. Scott Fitzgerald for the past 35 years, and the Civil War even longer. He has written articles for America’s Civil War, Civil War Times Illustrated, and Civil War News. As a guest of the History Channel, he talked about the Civil War along America’s coast, the topic of his book, Ships Versus Shore: Civil War Engagements Along Southern Shores and Rivers.  He is a past president of the St. Croix Valley Civil War Round Table and a retired writing instructor at Inver Hill’s Community College.