The Journal of American History Podcast features interviews with our authors and conversations with authors whose books on American history have won awards. Episodes are in MP3 format and will be released in the month preceding each Journal of American History (February, May, August and November). Published quarterly by the Organization of American Historians, the Journal of American History is the leading scholarly publication in the field of U.S. history and is well known as the major resource for the study, investigation, and teaching of our nation's past. For more information visit our website at http://jah.oah.org/podcast and http://www.oah.org/ or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Guest host Dr. Mireya Loza, Assistant Professor in Food Studies at New York University, interviews Dr. Verónica Martínez-Matsuda Assistant Professor of Labor Relations, Law, and
History at Cornell University, about her article "For Labor and Democracy: The Farm Security Administration's Competing Visions for Farm Workers' Socioeconomic Reform and Civil Rights in the 1940s", which appears in the September 2019 issue of the Journal of American History.
Guest host Dr. Susan Eva O'Donovan, Associate Professor of History at the University of Memphis, interviews Dr. Aaron R. Hall, Assistant Professor of History at the University of Minnesota about his article "Slaves of the State: Infrastructure and Governance through Slavery in the Antebellum South" which appears in the June 2019 issue of the Journal of American History.
Guest host Dr. Max Felker-Kantor, Visiting Assistant Professor of American and African American history at Ball State University, interviews Dr. Anne Gray Fischer, Visiting Assistant Professor of history at Indiana University and Assistant Editor at the Journal of American History, about her article "'Land of the White Hunter': Legal Liberalism and the Racial Politics of Morals Enforcement in Mid-century Los Angeles," which appears in the March 2019 issue of the Journal of American History.
Executive Editor Benjamin Irvin interviews Dr. Jamie Pietruska about her article, “‘A Tornado is Coming!’: Counterfeiting and Commercializing Weather Forecasts from the Gilded Age to the New Era,” which appears in the December 2018 issue of the Journal of American History
Guest host Robyn C. Spencer speaks with author Lisa Levenstein and Beijing Women's Conference attendee Loretta Ross about Levenstein's article, which appears in the September 2018 issue of the Journal of American History.
Special guest host Dr. Kali Gross, Martin Luther King, Jr. Professor of History at Rutgers University, speaks with Garret Felber, Assistant Professor of History at the University of Mississippi, about his article in the June 2018 issue of the Journal of American History