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 2014
Audio
W.E.B. Du Bois and the Fight for Black Equality
February 19th, 2014
1 hour and 10 minutes
David Levering Lewis
Khalil Gibran Muhammad (moderator)

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Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David Levering Lewis, in conversation with Khalil Gibran Muhammad, discusses the life and long-lasting work of one of the most prominent civil rights activists of the early 20th century.

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February 2014
Audio
Before the Fall: From the Roaring Twenties to the Crash of ’29
February 15th, 2014
1 hour and 30 minutes
James Grant
Amity Shlaes
Byron R. Wien

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Focusing on the years preceding the U.S. stock market crash of 1929, experts explore how a near-decade of wild opulence and unbounded optimism culminated in Black Tuesday and the devastation that was left in its wake.

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February 2014
Audio
Wonder Women: Sex, Power, and the Quest for Perfection
February 8th, 2014
1 hour and 27 minutes
Debora Spar
Louise Mirrer

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Debora Spar, the president of one of the most esteemed all-women schools in the nation, examines the difficult choices and enduring challenges that continue to confront women today.

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February 2014
Audio
Gettysburg: The Aftermath
February 6th, 2014
59 minutes 15 seconds
James M. McPherson
John F. Marszalek
Harold Holzer

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Three Civil War historians explore what Union and Confederate commanders East and West, land and sea did after Gettysburg —and what they should have done.

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February 2014
Audio
Foreign Policy with David Sanger and Richard Haass
February 4th, 2014
1 hour
David E. Sanger
Richard N. Haass

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Focusing on President Obama’s unforeseen foreign policy challenges, David E. Sanger, in conversation with Richard N. Haass, highlights key issues for present and future U.S. foreign policy makers.

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