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 U library. These files can easily be downloaded and played on any Mac, PC or portable device and even burned to a CD.

February 2017
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The Defender: How the Legendary Black Newspaper Changed America
February 9th, 2017
Ethan Michaeli, Brent Staples (moderator)

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Join us for a discussion on race in America through the lens of the legendary black newspaper, The Chicago Defender, which chronicled and influenced the history of the 20th century.

Duration: 1:05:01

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January 2017
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Prohibition and the Rise of the American State
January 31st, 2017
Lisa McGirr, Eric Foner (moderator)

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Experts uncover a more complex history behind the 18th Amendment and explore how American Prohibition served as a period of political coercion that propelled FDR to the presidency and expanded the federal government’s reach.

Duration: 56:23

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January 2017
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Jews in America: From the Colonial Period to the Civil War
January 30th, 2017
Dale Rosengarten, Rabbi Meir Y. Soloveichik, Louise Mirrer (moderator)

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Experts delve into the fascinating history of American-Jewish life during the earliest era of colonial settlement.

Duration: 1:00:37

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January 2017
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Politics and the U.S. Supreme Court
January 25th, 2017
James D. Zirin, Philip C. Bobbitt (moderator)

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Join judicial experts for a discussion on the intense polarization of the U.S. Supreme Court and a look at the highest court as you’ve never seen it before.

Duration: 1:00:05

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January 2017
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Leaders in War: Dwight D. Eisenhower
January 17th, 2017
Andrew Roberts

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Andrew Roberts explores how General Eisenhower proved adept at delivering the strategy that won the war in the West despite being an unlikely candidate for the position.

Duration: 57:42

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