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.

October 2017
Audio
Civil Wars: From Ancient Rome to the Modern Middle East
October 19th, 2017
David Armitage

Historian David Armitage uncovers the meaning of the term “civil war” from Ancient Rome to the present day.

Duration: 56:02

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October 2017
Audio
America’s Fragile Democracy
October 18th, 2017
Samuel Issacharoff, Jeffrey Toobin (moderator)

Legal scholar Samuel Issacharoff, the Bonnie and Richard Reiss Professor of Constitutional Law at NYU School of Law, and Jeffrey Toobin, staff writer at The New Yorker, discuss America’s democratic institutions.

Duration: 59:39

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October 2017
Audio
Leaders in War: From the French Revolution to the Cold War
October 10th, 2017
Andrew Roberts

Historian Andrew Roberts defines the characteristics of great military leaders from Napoleon Bonaparte to Winston Churchill and Franklin D. Roosevelt. This podcast was recorded live at the New-York Historical Society and was originally introduced on-stage by Dr. Louise Mirrer, President and CEO of the New-York Historical Society.

Duration: 58:02

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October 2017
Audio
Sheridan's Ride: The Cavalry Triumph That Turned the Tide for the Union
October 5th, 2017
John F. Marszalek, Craig L. Symonds, Harold Holzer (moderator)

Civil War historians uncover the story of the Union General Philip H. Sheridan’s legendary 1864 ride. This podcast was recorded live at the New-York Historical Society and was originally introduced on-stage by Dr. Louise Mirrer, President and CEO of the New-York Historical Society.

Duration: 55:27

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October 2017
Audio
Bobby Kennedy: The Making of a Liberal Icon
October 3rd, 2017
Larry Tye, David Nasaw (moderator)

Journalist Larry Tye, author of Bobby Kennedy: The Making of a Liberal Icon, and historian David Nasaw, author of The Patriarch: The Remarkable Life and Turbulent Times of Joseph P. Kennedy, discuss Robert F. Kennedy’s political legacy. This podcast was recorded live at the New-York Historical Society and was originally introduced on-stage by Dr. Louise Mirrer, President and CEO of the New-York Historical Society.

Duration: 57:41

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