Museum Closure

The New-York Historical Society will close at 3pm on November 26 and remain closed through November 27. For details, please visit our calendar.

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 2007
Audio
American Creation: Triumphs and Tragedies in the Founding of the Republic
November 29th, 2007
53 minutes and 30 seconds
Joseph J. Ellis
Richard Brookhiser

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Joseph J. Ellis and Richard Brookhiser shine a light on the achievements and failures of the Founding generation.
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October 2007
Audio
The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court
October 25th, 2007
56 minutes and 6 seconds
Jeffrey Toobin
Margot Adler

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Legal analysts Jeffrey Toobin and Margot Adler discuss the recent changes and current direction of the Supreme Court.
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September 2007
Audio
Reflections on September 11: Lives Lost and Lives Changed
September 26th, 2007
62 minutes and 40 seconds
Don DeLillo
Salvator Cassano
Anne Nelson
Cal Snyder
Kenneth T. Jackson (Moderator)

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Don DeLillo reads from his novel Falling Man and historian Kenneth T. Jackson moderates the following discussion in this moving program remembering the tragedy of September 11, 2001.
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June 2007
Audio
Einstein
June 6th, 2007
55 minutes
Walter Isaacson

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Renowned biographer Walter Isaacson discusses his latest work, the first full biography of Einstein since all of the Einstein's papers have become available.
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April 2007
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Jackie Robinson, Ebbets Field and the Civil Rights Movement
April 17th, 2007
56 minutes and 16 seconds
Jonathan Eig
Tony Morante
Della Britton Baeza
Ira Glasser
Christopher Paul Moore

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Author Jonathan Eig joins three experts to discuss the life and accomplishments of Jackie Robinson. Begins with a special announcement by Tony Morante of the New York Yankees.
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