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.

November 2012
Audio
Joseph P. Kennedy and World War II
November 28th, 2012
57 minutes, 47 seconds
David Nasaw

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Focusing on his experiences during World War II, celebrated historian David Nasaw brings to life Joseph P. Kennedy’s story from unrestricted and exclusive access to the Joseph P. Kennedy papers.

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November 2012
Audio
Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1945-1956
November 27th, 2012
58 minutes, 49 seconds
Anne Applebaum
Jacob Weisberg (moderator)

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Anne Applebaum and Jacob Weisberg discuss the lost civilization of the Soviet bloc, its cruelty, paranoia, and broken-down morality.

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November 2012
Audio
Eisenhower in War and Peace
November 13th, 2012
58 minutes, 49 seconds
Jean Edward Smith
Richard Haass (moderator)

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Jean Edward Smith and Richard Haass trace Dwight D. Eisenhower’s path from young dreamer in Kansas to frustrated apprentice under Douglas MacArthur, through the Allied war councils of World War II, and all the way to the White House.

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November 2012
Audio
SYMPOSIUM: The Coming of World War II
November 3rd, 2012
2 hours 23 minutes
John Maurer

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This two-lecture program feature John Maurer’s gripping account of the decisions and strategies that led to World War II, with a focus on FDR and Churchill. In the second lecture, Dominic Tierney explores the Spanish Civil War, a precursor to WWII, and America’s attitude towards that conflict.

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October 2012
Audio
Americans in Paris
October 25th, 2012
59 minutes 32 seconds
Kati Marton
Adam Gopnik (moderator)

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Kati Marton and Adam Gopnik discuss the magic of Paris and their personal experience there, through the lens of Ms. Marton’s memoir Paris: A Love Story.

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