Past is Present
By American Antiquarian Society
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Past is Present is a podcast stemming from the blog of the American Antiquarian Society (AAS), a national research library of pre-twentieth-century American history and culture. We explore the Society's collections, people, and programs through conversations with fellows, members, and other participants in the AAS community.
||CleanInterview with Susanna Blumenthal||In this interview, Susanna Blumenthal, a professor in the law school and the Department of History at the University of Minnesota and AAS-NEH Fellow at the Society during the 2016-17 academic year, discusses everything from her early years as a graduat||9/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInterview with Chris Phillips||In this interview Chris Phillips, associate professor of English at Lafayette College, discusses his own epic adventures searching in libraries and archives for material that formed the foundation of his newest book, The Hymnal Before the Notes: A Histo||6/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPast is Present podcast with Ezra Greenspan||In this episode, Ezra Greenspan discusses the research and writing of his latest book on Frederick Douglasss family; his work as editor of Book History, the annual journal from SHARP (Society for the History of Authorship, Reading, and Publishing); and||4/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA new podcast from Past is Present!||Last year on Past is Present we featured a series of interviews with American Antiquarian Society fellows in order to showcase their thoughts about writing history and work with the Society’s collections. This year we’ve decided that, instead of tr||1/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|