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A history podcast for historians to share what they do and why it matters. Hosted by Evan Faulkenbury, Assistant Professor of History at SUNY Cortland.

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    • Society & Culture
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A history podcast for historians to share what they do and why it matters. Hosted by Evan Faulkenbury, Assistant Professor of History at SUNY Cortland.

    Ep17 - Nicole Bauer

    Ep17 - Nicole Bauer

    On French history and why studying history can be for "weirdos." Nicole Bauer shares about her research on secrecy and transparency in the French government during the 18th century, and she also talks about how studying history provides an intellectual space to belong to for "weirdos" like herself.

    • 35 min
    Ep16 - Jeremy C. Young

    Ep16 - Jeremy C. Young

    On social movements & their charismatic leaders during the late 19th & early 20th centuries. Jeremy C. Young discusses his book, "The Age of Charisma: Leaders, Followers, and Emotions in American Society, 1870-1940."

    • 33 min
    Ep15 - Lisa A. Lindsay

    Ep15 - Lisa A. Lindsay

    On African and transatlantic history. Lisa Lindsay discusses her latest book, Atlantic Bonds: A Nineteenth-Century Odyssey from America to Africa (UNC Press, 2017).

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Ep14 - Robert Shapard

    Ep14 - Robert Shapard

    On environmental history. Robert Shapard shares his research on the Savannah River Valley, oral history, and how life and land changed after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers flooded the terrain.

    • 25 min

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