Did you miss one of New-York Historical's recent public programs? Recordings of select programs are available here as streaming audio.

Podcasts of select programs are also available on New-York Historical’s iTunes library. These files can easily be downloaded and played on any Mac, PC or portable device and even burned to a CD.

April 2018
Audio & Video
David M. Rubenstein Presidents Series: George Washington
April 9th, 2018
Joanne Freeman, Douglas Brinkley (moderator)

Presented as a part of the Presidential Historical Commission at New-York Historical Society, Douglas Brinkley, Presidential Historian at the New-York Historical Society and CNN, and Joanne Freeman, professor of history and American studies at Yale University, discuss George Washington’s America. 

Duration: 45:48

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March 2018
Audio
The Presidents: William Howard Taft
March 27th, 2018
Jeffrey Rosen, Akhil Reed Amar (moderator)

Legal scholars Jeffrey Rosen and Akhil Reed Amar discuss the only man ever to serve as President of the United States and Chief Justice of the Supreme Court: William Howard Taft.

Duration: 56:00

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March 2018
Audio & Video
History with David M. Rubenstein: A Conversation with Drew Gilpin Faust
March 20th, 2018
Drew Gilpin Faust, David M. Rubenstein (moderator)

In an intimate conversation with David M. Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of The Carlyle Group, esteemed American historian Drew Gilpin Faust, 28th President of Harvard University, discusses her work as a Civil War historian and uncovers the pivotal role universities play in modeling cultural and political understanding and strengthening American society.

Duration: 1:00:31

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March 2018
Audio
American Foreign Policy after the Arab Spring
March 14th, 2018
Elliott Abrams, Justin Vogt (moderator)

Justin Vogt, Managing Editor of Foreign Affairs magazine, interviews author Elliott Abrams about his book Realism and Democracy: American Foreign Policy after the Arab Spring.

Duration: 58:44

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March 2018
Audio
Civil Rights and the Supreme Court
March 6th, 2018
Akhil Reed Amar, Heather K. Gerken, Denny Chin (moderator)

Eminent legal experts survey the evolution of the U.S. Supreme Court’s interpretations of the 14th Amendment—in commemoration of its 150th anniversary—and civil rights throughout American history.

Duration: 55:20

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