- Date posted: September 9, 2013
- Download Podcast | 36min 35sec | 35.12 MB
In this 35 minute talk, historian Karl Jacoby complicates the story of the history of North America by presenting the history of the Plains Indians through the perspective of multiple revolutions in the late eighteen century.
- Date posted: September 4, 2013
- Download Podcast | 47min 54sec | 0.00 B
In this 48 minute podcast Georgia Barnhill, Curator of Graphic Arts Emerita at American Antiquarian Society, leads a lecture on Civil War ephemera.
- Date posted: March 12, 2013
- Download Podcast | 50min 07sec | 48.12 MB
In this fifty minute talk, Peter H. Wood does an in depth analysis of the little-known early Winslow Homer painting, Before Andersonville, which depicts an African-American woman foregrounding Union soldiers who are being marched off to the infamous Georgia prison during the Civil War.
- Date posted: May 15, 2012
- Download Podcast | 22min 16sec | 21.38 MB
Andrea Ades Vasquez interviews Ellen Noonan about her forthcoming book The Strange Career of Porgy and Bess (University of North Carolina Press, fall 2012) and the current Broadway revival of the show.
- Date posted: March 28, 2012
- Download Podcast | 35min 49sec | 34.39 MB
Craig Steven Wilder, professor of history at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, speaks to New York City teachers about the influence of school districting on the racial segregation of Brooklyn neighborhoods.
- Date posted: January 20, 2012
- Download Podcast | 30min 45sec | 29.53 MB
Historian Vincent DiGirolamo discusses the historiography of early 20th-century immigration through Ellis Island.
- Date posted: December 22, 2011
- Download Podcast | 50min 50sec | 48.80 MB
Historian Graham Hodges discusses the life of David Ruggles, a radical black abolitionist living and working in New York City during the 1830s.
- Date posted: May 19, 2011
- Download Podcast | 50min 04sec | 48.14 MB
Historian Annelise Orleck (Dartmouth College) tells the incredible story of a gutsy band of former cotton-pickers and hotel maids who led the welfare reform movement in Las Vegas and around the nation.