This browser doesn't support Spotify Web Player. Switch browsers or download Spotify for your desktop.

New Books in Biography

By Marshall Poe

Interviews with Biographers about their New Books

  1. 1.
    John Lobell, "Louis Kahn: Architecture as Philosophy" (Monacelli Press, 2020)10/27/2020
    39:20
  2. 2.
    Bonny H. Miller, "Augusta Browne: Composer and Woman of Letters in Nineteenth-Century America" (U Rochester Press, 2020)10/26/2020
    55:38
  3. 3.
    Ellen Wayland-Smith, "The Angel in the Marketplace: Adwoman Jean Wade Rindlaub and the Selling of America" (U Chicago Press, 2020)10/23/2020
    47:43
  4. 4.
    Maria Hinojosa, "Once I Was You: A Memoir of Love and Hate in a Torn America" (Atria Books, 2020)10/21/2020
    1:04:04
  5. 5.
    Morris Ardoin, "Stone Motel: Memoirs of a Cajun Boy" (UP of Mississippi, 2020)10/19/2020
    55:19
  6. 6.
    Bernice Lerner, "All the Horrors of War: A Jewish Girl, a British Doctor, and the Liberation of Bergen-Belsen" (Johns Hopkins UP, 2020)10/16/2020
    43:35
  7. 7.
    Ernest Freeberg, "A Traitor to His Species: Henry Bergh and the Birth of the Animal Rights Movement" (Basic Books, 2020)10/13/2020
    59:59
  8. 8.
    Charles F. Walker, "Witness to the Age of Revolution: The Odyssey of Juan Bautista Tupac Amaru" (Oxford UP, 2020)10/12/2020
    1:04:53
  1. 9.
    Melissa Valentine, "The Names of All the Flowers: A Memoir" (The Feminist Press, 2020)10/09/2020
    57:28
  2. 10.
    Jerry Gershenhorn, "Louis Austin and the Carolina Times: A Life in the Long Black Freedom Struggle" (UNC Press, 2018)10/07/2020
    55:00
  3. 11.
    Ian Kumekawa, "The First Serious Optimist: A. C. Pigou and the Birth of Welfare Economics" (Princeton UP, 2017)10/05/2020
    42:59
  4. 12.
    D. Benge and N. Pickowicz, "The American Puritans" (Reformation Heritage Books, 2020)10/02/2020
    30:54
  5. 13.
    Laura J. Arata, "Race and the Wild West" (U Oklahoma Press, 2020)10/01/2020
    42:47
  6. 14.
    Adriaan C. Neele, "Petrus van Mastricht (1630-1706): Text, Context, and Interpretation" (Vandenhoeck and Ruprecht, 2020)09/30/2020
    28:00
  7. 15.
    Anais Angelo, "Power and the Presidency in Kenya: The Jomo Kenyatta Years" (Cambridge UP, 2020)09/23/2020
    58:58
  8. 16.
    Roman Deininger, "Markus Söder: The Shadow Chancellor" (Droemer Knauer, 2020)09/23/2020
    38:32
  9. 17.
    Jody A. Forrester, "Guns Under the Bed: Memories of a Young Revolutionary" (Odyssey Books, 2020)09/18/2020
    1:08:40
  10. 18.
    Anne García-Romero, "The Fornes Frame" (U Arizona Press, 2016)09/15/2020
    51:46
  11. 19.
    Meg Heckman, "Political Godmother: Nackey Scripps Loeb and the Newspaper That Shook the Republican Party" (Potomac Books, 2020)09/11/2020
    55:35
  12. 20.
    Postscript: Shirley Chisholm as Principled Political Strategist09/07/2020
    56:22
  13. 21.
    Joanna Stingray, "Red Wave: An American in the Soviet Music Underground" (Doppelhouse Press, 2020)09/04/2020
    59:08
  14. 22.
    Audrey Truschke, “Aurangzeb: The Life and Legacy of India's Most Controversial King” (Stanford UP, 2017)09/04/2020
    1:05:46
  15. 23.
    Tamar Herzig, "A Convert’s Tale: Art, Crime, and Jewish Apostasy in Renaissance Italy" (Harvard UP, 2019)09/04/2020
    1:02:43
  16. 24.
    Marion Bower, "The Life and Work of Joan Riviere: Freud, Klein and Female Sexuality" (Routledge, 2018)09/02/2020
    56:25
  17. 25.
    Crawford Gribben, "An Introduction to John Owen: A Christian Vision for Every Stage of Life" (Crossway, 2020)09/01/2020
    35:08
  18. 26.
    Charisse Burden-Stelly, "W.E.B. Du Bois: A Life in American History" (ABC-CLIO, 2019)08/31/2020
    1:05:24
  19. 27.
    Victoria de Grazia, "The Perfect Fascist: A Story of Love, Power, and Morality in Mussolini’s Italy" (Harvard UP, 2020)08/31/2020
    1:00:35
  20. 28.
    Alicia Turner, "The Irish Buddhist: The Forgotten Monk Who Faced Down the British Empire" (Oxford UP, 2020)08/31/2020
    48:35
  21. 29.
    J. E. Zelizer, "Burning Down the House: Newt Gingrich, the Fall of a Speaker, and the Rise of the New Republican Party" (Penguin, 2020)08/27/2020
    45:13
  22. 30.
    Thomas A. Schwartz, "Henry Kissinger and American Power: A Political Biography" (Hill and Wang, 2020)08/26/2020
    43:17
  23. 31.
    A. Meleagrou-Hitchens, "Incitement: Anwar al-Awlaki’s Western Jihad" (Harvard UP, 2020)08/25/2020
    1:02:35
  24. 32.
    A Discussion with J. T. Roane on Writing African American Lives08/24/2020
    1:19:24
  25. 33.
    Steven C. Smith, "Music by Max Steiner: The Epic Life of Hollywood’s Most Influential Composer" (Oxford UP, 2020)08/21/2020
    1:07:05
  26. 34.
    Benjamin Talton, "In This Land of Plenty: Mickey Leland and Africa in American Politics" (Pennsylvania UP, 2019)08/19/2020
    1:12:22
  27. 35.
    Lucas E. Morel, "Lincoln and the American Founding" (SIUP, 2020)08/18/2020
    1:39:52
  28. 36.
    Rae Linda Brown, "Heart of a Woman: The Life and Music of Florence B. Price" (U Illinois Press, 2020)08/14/2020
    54:19
  29. 37.
    Duane Tananbaum, "Herbert H. Lehman: A Political Biography" (SUNY Press, 2017)08/14/2020
    1:11:02
  30. 38.
    Polly E. Bugros McLean, "Remembering Lucile: A Virginia Family's Rise from Slavery and a Legacy Forged a Mile High" (UP of Colorado, 2018)08/12/2020
    1:04:55
  31. 39.
    Amy Von Lintel, "Georgia O'Keeffe's Wartime Texas Letters" (Texas A&M UP, 2020)08/11/2020
    40:04
  32. 40.
    Barry Witham, "From Red-Baiting to Blacklisting: The Labor Plays of Manny Fried" (SIU Press 2020)08/11/2020
    47:48
  33. 41.
    Nozomi Naoi, "Yumeji Modern: Designing the Everyday in Twentieth-Century Japan" (U Washington Press, 2020)08/05/2020
    1:17:50
  34. 42.
    Russell J. A. Kilbourn, "The Cinema of Paolo Sorrentino: Commitment to Style" (Wallflower Press, 2020)08/04/2020
    1:10:35
  35. 43.
    A Very Square Peg: A Podcast Series about Polymath Robert Eisler. Episode 9: Vanity of Vanities08/04/2020
    57:32
  36. 44.
    Theresa Kaminski, "Dr. Mary Walker's Civil War: One Woman's Journey to the Medal of Honor and the Fight for Women's Rights" (Lyons Press, 2020)07/28/2020
    48:32
  37. 45.
    A Very Square Peg: A Podcast Series about Polymath Robert Eisler. Episode 8: A Very Difficult Man to Kill07/28/2020
    40:02
  38. 46.
    Ari Linden, "Karl Kraus and The Discourse of Modernity" (Northwestern UP, 2020)07/24/2020
    53:31
  39. 47.
    A Very Square Peg: A Podcast Series about Polymath Robert Eisler. Episode 7: The Christ Vision07/21/2020
    58:53
  40. 48.
    Jerry Gershenhorn, "Louis Austin and the Carolina Times: A Life in the Long Black Freedom Struggle" (UNC Press, 2018)07/15/2020
    55:21
  41. 49.
    Nasser Rahmaninejad, "A Man of the Theatre: Survival as an Artist in Iran" (New Village Press, 2020)07/14/2020
    1:06:18
  42. 50.
    A Very Square Peg: A Podcast Series about Polymath Robert Eisler. Episode 6: Negative Interest07/14/2020
    47:16
  43. 51.
    Frank Dimatteo, "Lord High Executioner: The Legendary Mafia Boss Albert Anastasia" (Citadel, 2020)07/10/2020
    43:15
  44. 52.
    Christopher Bonanos, "Flash: The Making of Weegee the Famous" (Henry Holt, 2018)07/10/2020
    40:57
  45. 53.
    Sohrab Ahmari, "From Fire, by Water: My Journey to the Catholic Faith" (Ignatius Press, 2019)07/08/2020
    1:01:51
  46. 54.
    A Very Square Peg: A Podcast Series about Polymath Robert Eisler. Episode 5: The Slavonic Josephus07/07/2020
    39:04
  47. 55.
    Honorée Fanonne Jeffers, "The Age of Phillis" (Wesleyan UP, 2020) 07/02/2020
    51:09
  48. 56.
    A Very Square Peg: A Podcast Series about Polymath Robert Eisler. Episode 4: Women’s Coats and Beach Cabanas06/30/2020
    47:09
  49. 57.
    James M. Lundberg, "Horace Greeley: Print, Politics, and the Failure of American Nationhood" (Johns Hopkins UP, 2019)06/30/2020
    42:21
  50. 58.
    Zachary Carter, "Price of Peace: Money, Democracy, and the Life of John Maynard Keynes" (Random House, 2020)06/30/2020
    36:26
  51. 59.
    Yitzhak Lewis, "Permanent Beginning: R. Nachman of Braslav and Jewish Literary Modernity" (SUNY Press, 2020)06/29/2020
    55:00
  52. 60.
    François Clemmons, "Officer Clemmons: A Memoir" (Catapult, 2020)06/26/2020
    1:18:50
  53. 61.
    Anya Jabour, "Sophonisba Breckinridge: Championing Women's Activism in Modern America" (U Illinois Press, 2019)06/25/2020
    1:03:27
  54. 62.
    Shana Redmond, "Everything Man: The Form and Function of Paul Robeson" (Duke UP, 2020)06/23/2020
    1:01:18
  55. 63.
    A Very Square Peg: A Podcast Series about Polymath Robert Eisler. Episode 3: Eisler vs. the Flat Earth06/23/2020
    53:42
  56. 64.
    Philip A. Craig, "The Bond of Grace and Duty in the Soteriology of John Owen" (Founders Press, 2020) 06/18/2020
    36:29
  57. 65.
    Imre Salusinszky, "The Hilton Bombing: Evan Pederick and the Ananda Marga" (Melbourne UP, 2019)06/16/2020
    1:13:10
  58. 66.
    A Very Square Peg: A Podcast Series about Polymath Robert Eisler. Episode 2: Value Theory06/16/2020
    51:18
  59. 67.
    Nandini Patwardhan, "Radical Spirits: India’s First Woman Doctor and Her American Champions" (Story Artisan Press, 2020)06/12/2020
    1:03:46
  60. 68.
    Deepra Dandekar, “The Subhedar's Son” (Oxford UP, 2019)06/10/2020
    1:03:57
  61. 69.
    A Very Square Peg: A Podcast Series about Polymath Robert Eisler. Episode 1: Man into Wolf06/09/2020
    49:55
  62. 70.
    Ana María Reyes, "The Politics of Taste: Beatriz González and Cold War Aesthetics" (Duke UP, 2019)06/09/2020
    53:28
  63. 71.
    Tanya Harmer, "Beatriz Allende: A Revolutionary Life in Cold War Latin America" (UNC Press, 2020)06/03/2020
    53:22
  64. 72.
    Brian Greene, "Until the End of Time: Mind, Matter, and Our Search for Meaning in an Evolving Universe" (Random House, 2020)06/02/2020
    1:57:52
  65. 73.
    Andrei Kushnir, "Epic Journey: Life and Times of Wasyl Kushnir" (Academic Studies Press, 2020)06/01/2020
    48:20
  66. 74.
    Anthony Valerio, "Semmelweis: The Women's Doctor" (Zantedeschi Books, 2019)06/01/2020
    58:09
  67. 75.
    Michael Braddick, "The Common Freedom of the People: John Lilburne and the English Revolution" (Oxford UP, 2018)05/29/2020
    25:26
  68. 76.
    Mitchell Nathanson, "Bouton: The Life of a Baseball Original" (U Nebraska Press, 2020)05/25/2020
    1:14:45
  69. 77.
    M’hamed Oualdi, "A Slave between Empires: A Transimperial History of North Africa" (Columbia UP, 2020)05/25/2020
    38:56
  70. 78.
    Brandon K. Winford, "John Hervey Wheeler, Black Banking, and the Economic Struggle for Civil Rights" (UP Kentucky, 2019)05/19/2020
    1:16:15
  71. 79.
    Derek Penslar, "Theodor Herzl: The Charismatic Leader" (Yale UP, 2020)05/19/2020
    49:45
  72. 80.
    Chris Fleming, "On Drugs" (Giramondo Publishing, 2019)05/14/2020
    1:15:31
  73. 81.
    Nancy Mattina, "Uncommon Anthropologist: Gladys Reichard and Western Native American Culture" (U Oklahoma Press, 2019)05/13/2020
    1:04:36
  74. 82.
    Lisa Balabanlilar, "The Emperor Jahangir: Power and Kingship in Mughal India" (I. B. Tauris, 2020)05/08/2020
    1:02:13
  75. 83.
    Kwasi Konadu, "In Our Own Way In this Part of the World" (Duke UP, 2019)05/07/2020
    59:51
  76. 84.
    Carl Rollyson, "The Life of William Faulkner: The Past Is Never Dead, 1897-1934" (UVA Press, 2020) 05/04/2020
    55:12
  77. 85.
    Martha Ackmann, "These Fevered Days: Ten Pivotal Moments in the Making of Emily Dickinson" (Norton, 2020)04/28/2020
    55:48
  78. 86.
    Leslie M. Harris, "Slavery and the University: Histories and Legacies" (U Georgia Press, 2019)04/28/2020
    58:59
  79. 87.
    Margaret Randall, "I Never Left Home: Poet, Feminist, Revolutionary" (Duke UP, 2020)04/24/2020
    47:57
  80. 88.
    David Kettler and Thomas Wheatland, "Learning From Franz L. Neumann" (Anthem Press, 2019)04/22/2020
    1:00:37
  81. 89.
    Charles J. Holden, "Republican Populist: Spiro Agnew and the Origins of Donald Trump’s America" (UVA Press, 2019)04/20/2020
    1:01:09
  82. 90.
    Christopher Tomlins, "In the Matter of Nat Turner: A Speculative History" (Princeton UP, 2020)04/20/2020
    1:07:42
  83. 91.
    Cynthia Orozco, "Agent of Change: Adela Sloss-Vento, Mexican American Civil Rights Activist and Texas Feminist" (U Texas Press, 2020)04/16/2020
    1:03:17
  84. 92.
    Great Books: Nicholas Johnson on Samuel Beckett04/14/2020
    1:08:38
  85. 93.
    Tim Rooney, "John Beilein at Michigan: A Basketball Revival" (McFarland, 2020)04/10/2020
    45:45
  86. 94.
    Great Books: Denis Hollier on Lévi-Strauss' "Tristes Tropiques"04/07/2020
    54:57
  87. 95.
    Tom Chaffin, "Revolutionary Brothers: Thomas Jefferson, the Marquis de Lafayette, and the Friendship that Helped Forge Two Nations" (St. Martins, 2019)04/07/2020
    41:44
  88. 96.
    Jeff Forret, "William’s Gang: A Notorious Slave Trader and his Cargo of Black Convicts" (Cambridge UP, 2020)04/02/2020
    47:08
  89. 97.
    Kimberly A. Hamlin, "Free Thinker: Sex, Suffrage and the Extraordinary Life of Helen Hamilton Gardener" (Norton, 2020)04/01/2020
    55:03
  90. 98.
    Jin Y. Park, "Women and Buddhist Philosophy: Engaging Zen Master Kim Iryŏp" (U of Hawaii Press, 2017)03/31/2020
    58:08
  91. 99.
    Matt Cook, "Sleight of Mind: 75 Ingenious Paradoxes in Mathematics, Physics, and Philosophy" (MIT Press, 2020)03/30/2020
    53:32
  92. 100.
    Jay Weiner, "Professor Berman: The Last Lecture of Minnesota’s Greatest Public Historian" (U Minnesota Press, 2019)03/18/2020
    50:57
  93. 101.
    Nancy Sinkoff, "From Left to Right: Lucy S. Dawidowicz, the New York Intellectuals, and the Politics of Jewish History" (Wayne State UP, 2020)03/17/2020
    59:08
  94. 102.
    Alan Taylor, "Thomas Jefferson’s Education" (W. W. Norton, 2019)03/16/2020
    35:06
  95. 103.
    Elizabeth Goldring, "Nicholas Hilliard: Life of an Artist" (Yale UP, 2019)03/12/2020
    58:40
  96. 104.
    John Hardman, "Marie-Antoinette: The Making of a French Queen" (Yale UP, 2019)03/11/2020
    1:13:57
  97. 105.
    Al Posamentier, "Math Makers: The Lives and Works of 50 Famous Mathematicians" (Prometheus, 2020)03/10/2020
    55:15
  98. 106.
    Larry Wolff, "Woodrow Wilson and the Reimagining of Eastern Europe" (Stanford UP, 2020)03/06/2020
    56:30
  99. 107.
    Rebecca E. Zietlow, "The Forgotten Emancipator: James Mitchell Ashley and the Ideological Origins of Reconstruction" (Cambridge UP, 2018)03/05/2020
    51:20
  100. 108.
    Mort Zachter, "Red Holzman: The Life and Legacy of a Hall of Fame Basketball Coach" (Sports Publishing, 2019)03/04/2020
    39:38
  101. 109.
    Sarah Abrevaya Stein, "A Sephardic Journey Through the Twentieth Century" (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2019)02/28/2020
    49:16
  102. 110.
    Phillipa Chong, “Inside the Critics’ Circle: Book Reviewing in Uncertain Times” (Princeton UP, 2020)02/25/2020
    40:41
  103. 111.
    Sohaira Siddiqui, "Law and Politics Under the Abbasids: An Intellectual Portrait of al-Juwayni" (Cambridge UP, 2019)02/21/2020
    45:55
  104. 112.
    James N. Green, "Exile Within Exiles: Herbert Daniel Gay Brazilian Revolutionary" (Duke UP, 2018)02/18/2020
    1:01:03
  105. 113.
    Alistair Sponsel, "Darwin’s Evolving Identity: Adventure, Ambition, and the Sin of Speculation" (U Chicago Press, 2018)02/14/2020
    33:32
  106. 114.
    Rupert Lewis, "Marcus Garvey" (UP of West Indies, 2018)02/13/2020
    1:18:36
  107. 115.
    Carol Zaleski, "The Fellowship: The Literary Lives of the Inklings" (FSG, 2016)02/13/2020
    59:17
  108. 116.
    Mario T. García, "Father Luis Olivares, A Biography: Faith Politics and the Origins of the Sanctuary Movement in Los Angeles" (UNC Press, 2018)02/11/2020
    1:05:45
  109. 117.
    Peter J. Boettke, "F. A. Hayek: Economics, Political Economy and Social Philosophy" (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018)02/10/2020
    46:26
  110. 118.
    Alan Gallay, "Walter Ralegh: Architect of Empire" (Basic Books, 2019)02/10/2020
    1:24:20
  111. 119.
    Christian J. Koot, "A Biography of a Map in Motion: Augustine Herrman’s Chesapeake" (NYU Press, 2017)02/06/2020
    22:26
  112. 120.
    D. J. Taylor, "The Lost Girls: Love and Literature in Wartime London" (Pegasus Books, 2020)02/04/2020
    20:39
  113. 121.
    Peter Bergamin, "The Making of the Israeli Far-Right: Abba Ahimeir and Zionist Ideology” (I. B. Tauris, 2019)01/31/2020
    35:43
  114. 122.
    K. Linder et al., "Going Alt-Ac: A Guide to Alternative Academic Careers" (Stylus Publishing, 2020)01/30/2020
    39:10
  115. 123.
    Andrew R. M. Smith, "No Way But To Fight: George Foreman and the Business of Boxing" (U Texas Press, 2020)01/28/2020
    59:25
  116. 124.
    James D. Bratt, "A Christian and a Democrat: A Religious Biography of Franklin D. Roosevelt" (Eerdmans, 2019)01/23/2020
    55:21
  117. 125.
    Brian Cervantez, "Amon Carter: A Lone Star Life" (U Oklahoma Press, 2019)01/21/2020
    53:52
  118. 126.
    Andrew Marble, "Boy on the Bridge: The Story of John Shalikashvili’s Remarkable Success" (UP of Kentucky, 2019)01/21/2020
    39:51
  119. 127.
    Dr. Alice Collett, "Lives of Early Buddhist Nuns: Biographies as History" (Oxford UP, 2016)01/16/2020
    1:04:58
  120. 128.
    Eileen Botting, "The Wollstonecraftian Mind" (Routledge, 2019)01/15/2020
    1:06:57
  121. 129.
    Tobias Boes, "Thomas Mann's War: Literature, Politics, and the World Republic of Letters" (Cornell UP, 2019)01/14/2020
    1:28:06
  122. 130.
    Yaacob Dweck, "Dissident Rabbi: The Life of Jacob Sasportas" (Princeton UP, 2019)01/08/2020
    50:05
  123. 131.
    Brendan Simms, "Hitler: A Global Biography" (Basic Books, 2019)01/08/2020
    27:55
  124. 132.
    Frederick Beiser, "Hermann Cohen: An Intellectual Biography" (Oxford UP, 2018)01/06/2020
    55:11
  125. 133.
    Christopher Lovins, "King Chŏngjo: An Enlightened Despot in Early Modern Korea" (SUNY Press, 2019)01/06/2020
    1:09:14
  126. 134.
    Abdulhamid Sulaymon o’g’li Cho’lpon, "Night and Day: A Novel" (Academic Studies Press, 2019)01/03/2020
    45:41
  127. 135.
    Adele Lindenmeyr, "Citizen Countess: Sofia Panina and the Fate of Revolutionary Russia" (U Wisconsin Press, 2019)12/31/2019
    44:06
  128. 136.
    Alex Lichtenstein, "Margaret Bourke-White and the Dawn of Apartheid" (Indiana UP, 2016)12/27/2019
    35:38
  129. 137.
    Reider Payne, "War and Diplomacy in the Napoleonic Era" (Bloomsbury Academic, 2019)12/26/2019
    1:06:23
  130. 138.
    Babette Becker, "I Should Have Been Music" (Page Publishing, 2018)12/18/2019
    1:05:22
  131. 139.
    Amy Aronson, "Chrystal Eastman: A Revolutionary Life" (Oxford UP, 2019)12/11/2019
    1:00:13
  132. 140.
    Wilson Jeremiah Moses, "Thomas Jefferson: A Modern Prometheus" (Cambridge UP, 2019)12/10/2019
    1:05:29
  133. 141.
    Asher Price, "Earl Campbell: Yards After Contact" (U Texas Press, 2019)12/04/2019
    42:21
  134. 142.
    Alberto Cairo, "How Charts Lie: Getting Smarter about Visual Information" (Norton, 2019)12/03/2019
    55:42
  135. 143.
    Lesley Chamberlain, "Ministry of Darkness: How Sergei Uvarov Created Conservative Modern Russia" (Bloomsbury Academic, 2019)12/03/2019
    46:55
  136. 144.
    Kerry Driscoll, "Mark Twain among the Indians and Other Indigenous Peoples" (U California Press, 2018)12/02/2019
    1:35:42
  137. 145.
    Kathryn Holliday, "The Open-Ended City: David Dillon on Texas Architecture" (U Texas Press, 2019)12/02/2019
    37:42
  138. 146.
    Malcolm Woollen, "Erik Gunnar Asplund: Landscapes and Buildings" (Routledge, 2018)11/29/2019
    54:31
  139. 147.
    Kathleen Sheppard, "The Life of Margaret Alice Murray: A Woman’s Work in Archaeology" (Lexington, 2017)11/29/2019
    31:57
  140. 148.
    Laura K. T. Stokes, "Fanny Hensel: A Research and Information Guide" (Routledge, 2019)11/28/2019
    50:05
  141. 149.
    Andrew Roberts, "Leadership in War: Lessons From Those Who Made History" (Allen Lane, 2019)11/27/2019
    31:11
  142. 150.
    Peter Kerasotis, "Alou: My Baseball Journey" (U Nebraska Press, 2018)11/26/2019
    55:59
  143. 151.
    Richard F. Thomas, "Why Bob Dylan Matters" (Dey Street, 2017)11/26/2019
    1:05:36
  144. 152.
    Roland De Wolk, "American Disruptor: The Scandalous Life of Leland Stanford" (U California Press, 2019)11/21/2019
    1:10:07
  145. 153.
    Lian Xi, "Blood Letters: The Untold Story of Lin Zhao, a Martyr in Mao's China" (Basic Books, 2018)11/21/2019
    1:17:19
  146. 154.
    Charles Halperin, "Ivan the Terrible: Free to Reward and Free to Punish" (U Pittsburgh Press, 2019)11/21/2019
    1:00:34
  147. 155.
    Richard J. Bernstein, "Why Read Hannah Arendt Now" (Polity, 2018)11/20/2019
    57:07
  148. 156.
    David Hayton, "Conservative Revolutionary: The Lives of Lewis Namier" (Manchester UP, 2019)11/14/2019
    1:15:57
  149. 157.
    Wendy Wickwire, "At The Bridge: James Teit and an Anthropology of Belonging" (UBC Press, 2019)11/13/2019
    1:01:55
  150. 158.
    Robert Mann, "Becoming Ronald Reagan: The Rise of a Conservative Icon" (Potomac Book, 2019)11/12/2019
    50:59
  151. 159.
    Douglas R. Egerton, "Heirs of an Honored Name: The Decline of the Adams Family and the Rise of Modern America" (Basic Books, 2019)11/12/2019
    1:40:57
  152. 160.
    John Launer, "Sex Versus Survival: The Life and Ideas of Sabina Spielrein" (Henry N. Abrams, 2017)11/11/2019
    57:28
  153. 161.
    Paul Mendes-Flohr, "Martin Buber: A Life of Faith and Dissent" (Yale UP, 2019)11/11/2019
    47:59
  154. 162.
    Noelle Giuffrida, "Separating Sheep from Goats: Sherman E. Lee and Chinese Art Collecting in Postwar America" (U California Press, 2018)11/09/2019
    1:23:05
  155. 163.
    John Shelton Reed, "Dixie Bohemia: A French Quarter Circle in the 1920s" (LSU Press, 2012)11/07/2019
    48:46
  156. 164.
    Lewis H. Siegelbaum, "Stuck on Communism: Memoir of a Russian Historian" (Northern Illinois UP, 2019)11/06/2019
    1:00:00
  157. 165.
    Erica Armstrong Dunbar, "She Came to Slay: The Life and Times of Harriet Tubman" (37 Ink, 2019)11/05/2019
    37:24
  158. 166.
    Alexander L. Hinton, "Man or Monster?: The Trial of a Khmer Rouge Torturer" (Duke UP, 2016)11/04/2019
    1:15:40
  159. 167.
    Kathryn Conrad on University Press Publishing11/03/2019
    40:01
  160. 168.
    Wang Gungwu, "Home is Not Here" (NUS Press, 2018)11/01/2019
    38:48
  161. 169.
    Elijah Millgram, "John Stuart Mill and the Meaning of Life" (Oxford UP, 2019)11/01/2019
    1:07:07
  162. 170.
    Joseph F. O'Callaghan, "Alfonso X, the Justinian of His Age" (Cornell UP, 2019)11/01/2019
    57:04
  163. 171.
    W. Caleb McDaniel, "Sweet Taste of Liberty: A True Story of Slavery and Restitution in America" (Oxford UP, 2019)10/30/2019
    42:23
  164. 172.
    Nicholas Buccola, "The Fire Is Upon Us: James Baldwin, William F. Buckley Jr., and the Debate over Race in America" (Princeton UP, 2019)10/30/2019
    1:02:33
  165. 173.
    J. Neuhaus, "Geeky Pedagogy: A Guide for Intellectuals, Introverts, and Nerds Who Want to Be Effective Teachers" (West Virginia UP, 2019)10/24/2019
    30:54
  166. 174.
    Brenna Wynn Greer, "Represented: The Black Imagemakers Who Reimagined American Citizenship" (U Pennsylvania Press, 2019)10/23/2019
    1:05:32
  167. 175.
    Lorena Oropeza, "The King of Adobe: Reies López Tijerina, Lost Prophet of the Chicano Movement" (UNC Press, 2019)10/22/2019
    1:08:10
  168. 176.
    Henning Melber, "Dag Hammarskjöld, the United Nations, and the Decolonisation of Africa" (Hurst, 2019)10/21/2019
    1:14:13
  169. 177.
    Nicole C. Kirk, "Wanamaker’s Temple: The Business of Religion in an Iconic Department Store" (NYU Press, 2018)10/10/2019
    1:24:15
  170. 178.
    Kathryn E. O’Rourke, "O’Neil Ford on Architecture" (U Texas Press, 2019)10/04/2019
    48:40
  171. 179.
    Jeremy Black, "England in the Age of Shakespeare" (Indiana UP, 2019)09/30/2019
    35:27
  172. 180.
    Geoffrey Parker, "Emperor: A New Life of Charles V" (Yale UP, 2019)09/27/2019
    52:49
  173. 181.
    Sara Georgini, "Household Gods: The Religious Lives of the Adams Family" (Oxford UP, 2019)09/18/2019
    54:02
  174. 182.
    Mark Burford, "Mahalia Jackson and the Black Gospel Field" (Oxford UP, 2019)09/17/2019
    59:12
  175. 183.
    Alex J. Kay, "The Making of an SS Killer: the Life of Colonel Alfred Filbert, 1905-1990" (Cambridge UP, 2016)09/16/2019
    46:40
  176. 184.
    Elizabeth D. Carney, "Eurydice and the Birth of Macedonian Power" (Oxford UP, 2019)09/12/2019
    56:07
  177. 185.
    Kate Kirkpatrick, "Becoming Beauvoir: A Life" (Bloomsbury Academic, 2019)09/10/2019
    54:17
  178. 186.
    Matthew Crow, "Thomas Jefferson, Legal History, and the Art of Recollection" (Cambridge UP, 2017)09/05/2019
    1:01:33
  179. 187.
    Mark Braude, "The Invisible Emperor: Napoleon on Elba from Empire to Exile" (Penguin Press, 2018)08/27/2019
    59:42
  180. 188.
    Graham Thompson, "Herman Melville: Among the Magazines" (U Massachusetts Press 2018)08/26/2019
    52:49
  181. 189.
    William M. Gorvine, "Envisioning A Tibetan Luminary: The Life of a Modern Bonpo Saint" (Oxford UP, 2018)08/26/2019
    1:05:34
  182. 190.
    Geoffrey Parker, "Emperor: A New Life of Charles V" (Yale UP, 2019)08/23/2019
    1:06:22
  183. 191.
    J. C. D. Clark, "Thomas Paine: Britain, America, and France in the Age of Enlightenment and Revolution" (Oxford UP, 2018)08/14/2019
    30:15
  184. 192.
    David Philip Miller, "The Life and Legend of James Watt" (U Pittsburgh Press, 2019)08/13/2019
    1:10:27
  185. 193.
    Andrew Wright Hurley, "Ludwig Leichhardt’s Ghosts: The Strange Career of a Traveling Myth" (Camden House, 2018)08/09/2019
    34:45
  186. 194.
    Andrius Gališanka, "John Rawls: The Path to a Theory of Justice" (Harvard UP, 2019)08/01/2019
    1:11:51
  187. 195.
    Amy Collier Artman, "The Miracle Lady: Kathryn Kuhlman and the Transformation of Charismatic Christianity" (Eerdmans, 2019)07/31/2019
    58:45
  188. 196.
    Ashley Robertson, "Mary McLeod Bethune in Florida: Bringing Social Justice to the Sunshine State" (The History Press, 2015)07/25/2019
    38:46
  189. 197.
    William F. Trimble, "John S. McCain and the Triumph of Naval Air Power" (Naval Institute Press, 2019)07/24/2019
    1:14:32
  190. 198.
    Courtney Pace, "Freedom Faith: The Womanist Vision of Prathia Hall" (U Georgia Press, 2019)07/24/2019
    54:21
  191. 199.
    David Slucki, "My Funeral: A Memoir of Fathers and Sons" (Wayne State UP, 2019)07/23/2019
    36:03
  192. 200.
    Emilie Le Beau Lucchesi, "This Is Really War: The Incredible True Story of a Navy Nurse POW in the Occupied Philippines" (Chicago Review Press, 2019)07/19/2019
    1:03:51

Listen to New Books in Biography now.

Listen to New Books in Biography in full in the Spotify app