The Past Cannot Die Podcast
By firstname.lastname@example.org (Rick Brewer)
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The Past Cannot Die is an all-embracing history podcast hosted by Rick Brewer, a Master’s student of Early American History and Library Science at Indiana University Bloomington. Episodes feature discussions with some of the nation’s top historians and other experts in the field of history. Whether its from the academy, public history, archives, genealogy, or museums, this program has something for anyone who is interesting in the crafting of history and how it functions in society.
||CleanTurn Washington's Spies with Samuel Roukin||Episode 20 features a conversation with Samuel Roukin, who plays Captain John Graves Simcoe in AMC's Turn Washington's Spies||6/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAmanda Buel and the Smithsonian Institution||Episode 19 features a conversation with Smithsonian Institution archivist Amanda Buel||5/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLiz Covart and Ben Franklin's World||Episode 18 features a conversation with Liz Covart, the creator of Ben Franklin's World: A Podcast About Early American History||3/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Conversation with Clay Jenkinson||Episode 17 features a conversation with the award-winning humanities scholar, Mr. Clay Jenkinson.||2/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Age of Charisma with Dr. Jeremy Young||Episode 16 features a conversation with Dr. Jeremy Young about his new book, The Age of Charisma: Leaders, Followers and Emotions in American Society 1870-1940.||1/30/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDigital History with Dr. Kalani Craig||Episode 15 features a discussion on the purpose and function of digital history with Indiana University's Dr. Kalani Craig.||12/30/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEnvironmental History and Academic Podcasting with Dr. Chris Gratien||Episode 14 features a conversation with environmental historian and Ottoman History Podcast producer Dr. Chris Gratien||12/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMoving Image Archives with Andy Uhrich||Episode 13 features and interview with Indiana University Libraries Moving Image archivist Andy Uhrich. In this discussion, Andy and I talk about the fundamentals of film archiving and how archivists justify their existe||11/12/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Short and Complicated History of Independence Day in the United States of America||Episode 12 is a mini lecture on how and why July 4, 1776 is recognized as the official celebration date of the founding of the United States of America.||7/2/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDefining Public History with Dr. Sarah Marcus||Episode 11 features an interview with Dr. Sarah Marcus where she discusses the nature and growth of public history and historical corporations.||1/13/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Civil War in Current Issues with Dr. Mitchell Snay||Episode 10 is a conversation about the American Civil War in current issues with Dr. Mitchell Snay of Denison University||10/2/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Humanities, History Degress, and the Liberal Arts with Dr. Karen Spierling||Episode 9 features a conversation with Dr. Karen Spierling of Denison University on the state of the humanities, history degrees, and the liberal arts.||9/25/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHistorical Societies and Genealogy with Jean Brewer||Episode 8 of The Past Cannot Die Podcast is a conversation with genealogist Jean Brewer about the function of a historical society as well as an introduction to genealogical research.||8/22/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Faithful Executioner with Dr. Joel Harrington||Episode 7 of The Past Cannot Die Podcast features and interview with Vanderbilt University professor of history and author of The Faithful Executioner: Life and Death, Honor and Shame in the Turbulent Sixteenth Century D||8/12/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHistory and Film with Dr. Paul Weinstein||Episode 6 of The Past Cannot Die Podcast is an interview with Dr. Paul Weinstein of The University of Akron Wayne College. Dr. Weinstein leads a conversation about the relationship between history and film.||8/4/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAn Introduction to Historiography||Episode 5 of The Past Cannot Die Podcast supplies listeners with an introductory mini-lecture on the purpose of historiography in historical scholarship.||7/30/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanArchives with Sash Griffin||Episode 4 is an interview with Denison University archivist Sasha Griffin. The conversation is about the world of archives, its function in society and beyond. I apologize with for the choppy audio. I was experimenting w||7/17/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHistorical Writing and High School Learning||Episode 3 of The Past Cannot Die Podcast contains the current state of the show as well as thoughts, concerns, and opinions about historical writing and history in the high school classroom.||7/14/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPrimary vs. Secondary Sources||Episode 2 provides listeners with a lecture on the difference between history's two most important types of documents in primary and secondary sources.||7/2/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat is The Past Cannot Die?||Pilot episode of The Past Cannot Die Podcast. This podcast explains to listeners the purpose and function of the show.||6/20/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
Educational + Fun!
Fun to listen to, with some great information to make you think deeper about history.
Great podcast, very educational!
Great podcast with interesting topics, speakers, and a passionate host! Definitely recommend