By Yale University
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This collection features audio podcasts on American history from Yale Professors and distinguished guests.
||David Blight Discusses Death and the Civil War||David Blight, Class of 1954 Professor of American History; director, Gilder Lehrman Center discusses Death and the Civil War.||9/17/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||The Van Vechten Paradox: The Harlem Renaissance, a White Man, and his Black Story||Emily Bernard, Professor of English and Ethnic Studies at the University of Vermont chronicles the life of Carl Van Vechten.||9/16/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||Alexis de Tocqueville and the Challenge of Democracy||Frank Turner, John Hay Whitney Professor of History and the director of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library describes the life and writings of Alexis de Tocqueville.||6/22/2009||Free||View in iTunes|
||The Founding Fathers and the American Monarchy||Frank Prochaska, author of The Eagle and the Crown: Americans and the British Monarchy, argues in his book that America’s Founding Fathers created an “elective king” in the office of the president.||12/12/2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||Perspectives on Freedom: An African-American Anecdote||Jonathan Holloway, Yale Professor of History, African American Studies and American Studies, Master of Calhoun College, examines the African American experience and the American idea of freedom.||8/6/2007||Free||View in iTunes|