Did you miss one of New-York Historical's recent public programs? Recordings of select programs are available here as streaming audio.

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March 2018
Audio & Video
History with David M. Rubenstein: A Conversation with Drew Gilpin Faust
March 20th, 2018
Drew Gilpin Faust, David M. Rubenstein (moderator)

In an intimate conversation with David M. Rubenstein, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of The Carlyle Group, esteemed American historian Drew Gilpin Faust, 28th President of Harvard University, discusses her work as a Civil War historian and uncovers the pivotal role universities play in modeling cultural and political understanding and strengthening American society.

Duration: 1:00:31

March 2018
American Foreign Policy after the Arab Spring
March 14th, 2018
Elliott Abrams, Justin Vogt (moderator)

Justin Vogt, Managing Editor of Foreign Affairs magazine, interviews author Elliott Abrams about his book Realism and Democracy: American Foreign Policy after the Arab Spring.

Duration: 58:44

March 2018
Civil Rights and the Supreme Court
March 6th, 2018
Akhil Reed Amar, Heather K. Gerken, Denny Chin (moderator)

Eminent legal experts survey the evolution of the U.S. Supreme Court’s interpretations of the 14th Amendment—in commemoration of its 150th anniversary—and civil rights throughout American history.

Duration: 55:20

March 2018
The Tet Offensive: 50 Years Later
March 5th, 2018
Lien-Hang Nguyen, Max Boot (moderator)

Historians shed light on North Vietnam’s 1968 Tet Offensive, uncovering how the conflict served only to prolong the fighting in Vietnam.

Duration: 57:10

February 2018
The Battle for the Border States
February 28th, 2018
John F. Marszalek, Craig L. Symonds, Harold Holzer (moderator)

Leading Civil War experts discuss Missouri and Kentucky—the slave-holding Border States dividing North and South—and their greater impact on the course of the war and the path to reunion and emancipation.

Duration: 57:43



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