27 episodes

The JuntoCast is a monthly podcast about early American history. Each episode features a roundtable discussion by academic historians, Ken Owen, Michael Hattem, Roy Rogers, and guest panelists, exploring a single aspect of early American history in depth. The JuntoCast brings the current knowledge of academic historians to a broad audience in an informal, conversational format that is intellectually engaging, educational, and entertaining.

The JuntoCast: A Podcast on Early American History Michael Hattem

    • History
    • 4.1, 58 Ratings

The JuntoCast is a monthly podcast about early American history. Each episode features a roundtable discussion by academic historians, Ken Owen, Michael Hattem, Roy Rogers, and guest panelists, exploring a single aspect of early American history in depth. The JuntoCast brings the current knowledge of academic historians to a broad audience in an informal, conversational format that is intellectually engaging, educational, and entertaining.

    Ep. 24: Impeachment in Early America

    Ep. 24: Impeachment in Early America

    WE'RE BACK! The JuntoCast returns and resumes production after a more-than-three-year hiatus as Ken Owen, Michael Hattem, and Roy Rogers explore the early American origins and history of impeachment.

    • 1 hr 12 min
    Ep. 23: The Election of 1800

    Ep. 23: The Election of 1800

    Ken Owen, Michael Hattem, and Roy Rogers ask: "How important was the election of 1800?"

    • 35 min
    Live: Elections in Early America

    Live: Elections in Early America

    In this timely episode, Ken Owen, Michael Hattem, Roy Rogers, and special guest Jeffrey L. Pasley discuss the role and development of elections in early America.
    NB: This episode was recorded in front of a live audience at the Kinder Institute for Constitutional Democracy at the University of Missouri at Columbia on October 7, 2016. It was supported in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities administered by the Missouri Humanities Council.
     

    • 1 hr 20 min
    Ep. 21: The Bill of Rights

    Ep. 21: The Bill of Rights

    Ken Owen, Michael Hattem, and Roy Rogers discuss the Bill of Rights, including its antecedents in British history and the colonial context, the politics that brought it about, and its legacy in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Extra!, Ep. 3: The Hamilton Moment

    Extra!, Ep. 3: The Hamilton Moment

    Ken Owen, Michael Hattem, Roy Rogers, Nora Slonimsky, and Joanne Freeman continue their discussion from our previous episode on the life and times of Alexander Hamilton by thinking about the current "Hamilton Moment," as well as the "peaks and valleys" of Hamilton's legacy throughout American history.

    • 28 min
    Ep. 20: Alexander Hamilton

    Ep. 20: Alexander Hamilton

    Ken Owen, Michael Hattem, Roy Rogers, Nora Slonimsky, and, special guest, Joanne Freeman explore the life and times of Alexander Hamilton, including the impact of his early life in the Caribbean, his role in the war, the Constitution, and the first party system, and his untimely death at the hand of Aaron Burr in the nation's most infamous political duel.

    • 1 hr 12 min

Customer Reviews

4.1 out of 5
58 Ratings

58 Ratings

RTECCCC ,

Great content

Love the hyper academic look at historical topics. However, where did you guys go? Did the Trump election ruin everything for you guys? Find it odd that episodes were consistent until the 2016 election.

Ben Handy ,

Please Resurrect the Junto Podcast!

Thoughtful, engaging discussion. Are there more episodes coming?

T.Moody39 ,

Fantastic

Love the format,and wickedly informative.I also love the Biographies,wonderful narration .

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