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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.

February 2019
Audio
Civil Rights in the Age of Trump
February 26th, 2019
Khalil Gibran Muhammad

Historian Khalil Gibran Muhammad discusses the legacy of Jim Crow in America today.

Duration: 59:08

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February 2019
Audio
Nationalism in the Modern Era
February 19th, 2019
Yoram Hazony

Yoram Hazony discusses his take on the positive attributes of the historic and contemporary nationalist movements.

Duration: 53:01

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February 2019
Audio
The Outbreak of World War II: 80 Years Later
February 16th, 2019
John H. Maurer

: Historian John H. Maurer discusses how one of history’s deadliest wars began and how Western democracies came to confront Adolf Hitler and the threat of global fascism. 

Duration: 01:30:21

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February 2019
Audio
Birthright Citizens: A History of Race and Rights in Antebellum America
February 13th, 2019
Martha S. Jones, Eric Foner (moderator)

Historians Martha S. Jones and Eric Foner discuss how free African American activists fought for citizenship in the decades before the Civil War.

Duration: 54:12

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February 2019
Audio
The Lincoln Legacy
February 12th, 2019
Harold Holzer

Abraham Lincoln expert Harold Holzer discusses our 16th president’s legacy, both in the years immediately following his assassination and today.

Duration: 57:50

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