- 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: September 9, 2011
- Download Podcast | 17min 46sec | 17.13 MB
As part of the 100th anniversary remembrance of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire, historian Mae Ngai explores the relationship between organized labor and immigration policies.
- Date posted:
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As part of the 100th anniversary remembrance of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire, political scientist Janice Fine contrasts the situation of immigrant workers at the time of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire and today.
- Date posted: March 11, 2011
- Download Podcast | 34min 29sec | 33.19 MB
In this Now and Then podcast, Andrea Ades Vásquez and Pennee Bender interview Lisandro Pérez, professor of Latina/Latino Studies at John Jay College about Cuban immigrants in nineteenth-century New York City.
- Date posted: February 25, 2011
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Historian Carol Groneman, whose dissertation grounds the scholarship of ASHP's documentary "The Five Points: New York's Irish Working Class in the 1850s," looks at what happened when immigrants of the Irish famine came to the United States (1845-1855)
- Date posted: February 10, 2011
- Download Podcast | 01hrs 00min | 57.93 MB
In this three-part video podcast, ASHP/CML's Donna Thompson Ray shares the benefit of her area of expertise with New York City Department of Education teachers in a discussion about the work of artist Jacob Lawrence.
- Date posted: January 18, 2011
- Download Podcast | 29min 41sec | 42.81 MB
Historian Fritz Umbach and Anthropologist Kojo Dei (John Jay College, CUNY) put the history of the transatlantic slave trade into a long and complex global context.
- Date posted: November 2, 2009
- Download Podcast | 32min 04sec | 46.25 MB
Carlos Sanabria (Hostos Community College, CUNY) discusses Hispanic migration to the U.S. in the post-World War Two era.
- 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.
- Date posted: May 6, 2009
- Download Podcast | 44min 49sec | 53.84 MB
Kevin Kenny (Boston College) discusses the impact of Irish immigration and the nature of prejudice in mid-nineteenth century America.
- Date posted: January 5, 2009
- Download Podcast | 14min 55sec | 17.98 MB
In this talk to New York City schoolteachers, historian Matthew Jacobson challenges conventional notions about America's immigrant past.