Public Programs On-Demand

Public Programs

On-Demand

Public Programs

On-Demand

The New-York Historical Society is pleased to announce a rich library of program recordings available to stream on demand. Produced exclusively for New-York Historical, the offerings feature an array of exciting talks with celebrated scholars, writers, and public figures.

On-demand programs are made available on the indicated dates and can be purchased and viewed at your convenience.

If you have any questions, please review our FAQ page. If your question is not addressed, please contact public.programs@nyhistory.org for the fastest response. If you would prefer to reach us by phone, you may leave a message on our office line, 212-485-9205.

Members of the New-York Historical Society Chairman's Council are invited to view all programs at no charge. To request access as a current Chairman's Council member, or to inquire about Chairman's Council membership, please email chairmanscouncil@nyhistory.org.

The Life and Long Shadow of Joe McCarthy
Featuring: Larry Tye, David Nasaw
Recorded August 27, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
A Conversation with Philip Deloria
Featuring: Philip J. Deloria, David M. Rubenstein
Recorded September 4, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
Electoral Hardball from Burr to Bush
Featuring: Akhil Reed Amar, Pamela S. Karlan
Recorded October 1, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
Exercise of Power: American Failures, Successes, and a New Path Forward in the Post-Cold War World
Featuring: Robert M. Gates, David M. Rubenstein
Recorded September 18, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
How to Lead: Wisdom from the World’s Greatest CEOs, Founders, and Game Changers
Featuring: David M. Rubenstein, Douglas Brinkley
Recorded September 22, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
A Conversation with Martin Baron
Featuring: Martin Baron, Alberto Ibargüen
Recorded October 22, 2020
Begin Again: James Baldwin’s America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own
Featuring: Eddie S. Glaude Jr., David W. Blight
Recorded October 15, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
A Conversation with Linda Greenhouse: Elections and the U.S. Constitution
Featuring: Linda Greenhouse, David M. Rubenstein
Recorded October 12, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
One Mighty and Irresistible Tide: The Epic Struggle over American Immigration, 1924–1965
Featuring: Jia Lynn Yang, David M. Rubenstein
Recorded September 11, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
Silver, Sword, and Stone: A History of Latin America
Featuring: Marie Arana, David M. Rubenstein
Recorded July 23, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
Churchill and Secret Intelligence
Featuring: Andrew Roberts, General David H. Petraeus (U.S. Army, Retired)
Recorded October 15, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
Washington’s End: The Final Years and Forgotten Struggle
Featuring: Jonathan Horn, General David H. Petraeus (U.S. Army, Retired)
Recorded April 23, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
The Man Who Ran Washington: The Life and Times of James A. Baker III
Featuring: Peter Baker, Susan B. Glasser, Douglas Brinkley
Recorded October 23, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
The President and Immigration Law
Featuring: Cristina M. Rodríguez, Akhil Reed Amar
Recorded October 23, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
The Daughters of Yalta: The Churchills, Roosevelts, and Harrimans
Featuring: Catherine Grace Katz, Julian Fellowes
Recorded October 25, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
A Conversation with David Blight: The Spirit of Democracy
Featuring: David W. Blight, Lewis H. Lapham
Recorded December 11, 2020
His Truth Is Marching On: John Lewis and the Power of Hope
Featuring: Jon Meacham, David M. Rubenstein
Recorded September 11, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
Democracy and Equality: The Enduring Constitutional Vision of the Warren Court
Featuring: Geoffrey R. Stone, Nadine Strossen
Recorded May 7, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
The Presidents vs. the Press: From the Founding Fathers to Fake News
Featuring: Harold Holzer, Douglas Brinkley
Recorded November 10, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
A Conversation with Jeffrey Rosen: The Life and Legacy of Justice Ginsburg
Featuring: Jeffrey Rosen, David M. Rubenstein
Recorded November 13, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
China in the 21st Century
Featuring: Dan Blumenthal, Roger Hertog
Recorded December 1, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
The Last Million: Europe’s Displaced Persons from World War to Cold War
Featuring: David Nasaw, Judith Shulevitz
Recorded January 5, 2021
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
Churchill and the Royal Family
Featuring: Andrew Roberts, General David H. Petraeus (U.S. Army, Retired)
Recorded January 8, 2021
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
The Hardest Job in the World: The American Presidency
Featuring: John Dickerson, David M. Rubenstein
Recorded November 13, 2020
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
Robert E. Lee and Me: A Southerner’s Reckoning with the Myth of the Lost Cause
Featuring: Brigadier General Ty Seidule (U.S. Army, Ret.), General David H. Petraeus (U.S. Army, Retired)
Recorded February 4, 2021
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
The Crooked Path to Abolition: Abraham Lincoln and the Antislavery Constitution
Featuring: James Oakes, Manisha Sinha
Recorded January 14, 2021
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
Smalltime: A Story of My Family and the Mob
Featuring: Russell Shorto, Robert Orsi
Recorded February 1, 2021
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
The Electoral College
Featuring: Akhil Reed Amar, David M. Rubenstein
Recorded January 22, 2021
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
A Conversation with Henry Louis Gates Jr.
Featuring: Henry Louis Gates Jr., David M. Rubenstein
Recorded January 22, 2021
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
The Woman’s Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote
Featuring: Elaine Weiss, David M. Rubenstein
Available Starting March 23, 2021
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
Churchill and Friendship
Featuring: Andrew Roberts, General David H. Petraeus (U.S. Army, Retired)
Available Starting March 30, 2021
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
Cover Story: Katharine Graham, CEO
Featuring: Donald E. Graham, Lally Graham Weymouth, David M. Rubenstein
Available Starting April 27, 2021
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
Gay Like Me: A Father Writes to His Son
Featuring: Richie Jackson, Chelsea Clinton
Available Starting June 3, 2021
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
The Gay Revolution: The Story of the Struggle
Featuring: Lillian Faderman, David M. Rubenstein
Available Starting June 10, 2021
Price: $20
Member Price: $10
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