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.

January 2012
Audio
SYMPOSIUM: The Age of Revolution: A Whole History - Session 3: The Caribbean and the United States in the Revolutionary Era
January 21st, 2012
1 hour 6 minutes
J. Michael Dash
Cathy Matson
Ashli White
Ira Berlin (moderator)

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Distinguished scholars of the Atlantic world outline the great swells of revolution and the counter-revolutionary undertow that swept across the Atlantic at the end of the eighteenth and the beginning of the nineteenth centuries.

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January 2012
Audio
SYMPOSIUM: The Age of Revolution: A Whole History - Session 4: How Empires End…
January 21st, 2012
41 minutes 8 seconds
Jeremy Adelman
David Armitage
Thomas Bender (moderator)

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Experts examine the American, French, and Haitian Revolutions in the context of the Americas, where the last and early nineteenth-century phase of the Atlantic revolutions played out in Latin America, and in the largest context of all: Global History.

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December 2011
Audio
Civil War at Sea
December 13th, 2011
1 hour and 2 minutes
James M. McPherson
Craig L. Symonds
Harold Holzer

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Three prize-winning historians discuss the often-neglected naval history of the American Civil War.

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December 2011
Audio
Civilization: The West and the Rest
December 8th, 2011
1 hour and 4 minutes
Niall Ferguson

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Niall Ferguson discusses his book, Civilization: The West and the Rest. How did the West overtake its Eastern rivals? And has the zenith of Western power now passed?

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November 2011
Audio
The Idea of America: Reflections on the Birth of the United States
November 29th, 2011
1 hour and 58 seconds
Gordon S. Wood
Richard Brookhiser

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Gordon S. Wood, in conversation with Richard Brookhiser, reflects on the birth of American nationhood and explains why the Revolution remains so essential.

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