- Date posted: January 3, 2013
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In this 15 minute talk, art historian, curator, and photographer Anthony Lee provocatively examines Civil War era photography by way of one case study. The discovery, in June 2010, of a supposedly rare carte-de-visite depicting two African-American boys began a contentious ordeal over the monetary and historic value of the artifact
- Date posted:
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Historian Mary Niall Mitchell uses less known and difficult to understand photographs to discuss the use of photography as propaganda during the Civil War.
- Date posted: January 4, 2012
- Download Podcast | 18min 19sec | 17.59 MB
Professor, curator, photographer Deborah Willis discusses the pictorial record and a "new memory of photography."
- Date posted: December 7, 2010
- Download Podcast | 25min 41sec | 37.06 MB
Premilla Nadasen (Queens College, CUNY) examines the importance of women in the Black Freedom Movements of the 1960s and 1970s.
- Date posted: September 16, 2009
- Download Podcast | 26min 35sec | 31.98 MB
Barbara Winslow (Brooklyn College) discusses the life and legacy of Shirley Chisholm, the legendary Brooklyn activist, Congresswoman, and presidential candidate.
- Date posted: July 28, 2009
- Download Podcast | 22min 48sec | 32.91 MB
Nancy Hewitt (Rutgers University) puts women at the center of Progressive era reform movements.