New Books in History

By Marshall Poe

Interviews with Historians about their New Books Support our show by becoming a premium member! https://newbooksnetwork.supportingcast.fm/history

  1. 1.
    Daniel Andrés López, "Lukács: Praxis and the Absolute" (Haymarket Books, 2020)
    1:53:00
  2. 2.
    Eileen Hunt Botting, "Portraits of Wollstonecraft" (Bloomsbury, 2021)
    1:06:45
  3. 3.
    Kelefa Sanneh, "Major Labels: A History of Popular Music in Seven Genres" (Penguin, 2021)
    59:33
  4. 4.
    Robert McCrum, "Shakespearean: On Life and Language in Times of Disruption" (Simon and Schuster, 2021)
    54:59
  5. 5.
    Viviana B. MacManus, "Disruptive Archives: Feminist Memories of Resistance in Latin America's Dirty Wars" (U Illinois Press, 2020)
    54:10
  6. 6.
    Jay Rubenstein, “Apocalypse Then: The First Crusade” (Open Agenda, 2021)
    1:51:16
  7. 7.
    John Roy Price, "The Last Liberal Republican: An Insider's Perspective on Nixon's Surprising Social Policy" (UP of Kansas, 2021)
    34:17
  8. 8.
    Alice L Baumgartner, "South to Freedom: Runaway Slaves to Mexico and the Road to the Civil War" (Basic Books, 2020)
    1:08:46
  1. 9.
    Sam Wineburg, "Why Learn History (When It's Already on Your Phone)" (U Chicago Press, 2018)
    1:00:10
  2. 10.
    Esther De Dauw, "Hot Pants and Spandex Suits: Gender Representation in American Superhero Comic" (Rutgers UP, 2021)
    55:38
  3. 11.
    Eunice Blavascunas, "Foresters, Borders, and Bark Beetles: The Future of Europe's Last Primeval Forest" (Indiana UP, 2020)
    56:06
  4. 12.
    José Vergara, "All Future Plunges to the Past: James Joyce in Russian Literature" (Cornell UP, 2021)
    55:14
  5. 13.
    Leonidas Mylonakis, "Piracy in the Eastern Mediterranean: Maritime Marauders in the Greek and Ottoman Aegean" (Bloomsbury, 2021)
    32:14
  6. 14.
    Kant Patel and Mark E. Rushefsky, "The Opioid Epidemics in the United States: Missed Opportunities and Policy Failures" (Routledge, 2021)
    56:08
  7. 15.
    Katherine Chandler, "Unmanning: How Humans, Machines and Media Perform Drone Warfare" (Rutgers UP, 2020)
    54:32
  8. 16.
    Gregory Vargo, "Chartist Drama" (Manchester UP, 2021)
    48:44
  9. 17.
    Philip Dwyer and Mark Micale, "The Darker Angels of Our Nature: Refuting the Pinker Theory of History & Violence" (Bloomsbury, 2021)
    1:05:35
  10. 18.
    Roger K. Thomas, "Counting Dreams: The Life and Writings of the Loyalist Nun Nomura Bōtō" (Cornell UP, 2021)
    53:22
  11. 19.
    Laurence Coderre, "Newborn Socialist Things: Materiality in Maoist China" (Duke UP, 2021)
    1:17:52
  12. 20.
    Montana Historical Society, "History of Montana in 101 Objects: Artifacts & Essays from the Montana Historical Society" (MHS Press, 2021)
    54:32
  13. 21.
    David J. Mozina, "Knotting the Banner: Ritual and Relationship in Daoist Practice" (U Hawaii Press, 2021)
    1:09:06
  14. 22.
    David Kunzle, "Rebirth of the English Comic Strip: A Kaleidoscope, 1847-1870" (UP of Mississippi, 2021)
    1:13:17
  15. 23.
    Aaron Cometbus and Scott Satterwhite, "A Punkhouse in the Deep South: The Oral History Of 309" (UP of Florida, 2021)
    1:04:46
  16. 24.
    Heather P. Venable, "How the Few Became the Proud: Crafting the Marine Corps Mystique 1874-1918" (US Naval Institute Press, 2019)
    46:08
  17. 25.
    P. Gabrielle Foreman and Jim Casey, "The Colored Conventions Movement: Black Organizing in the Nineteenth Century" (UNC Press, 2021)
    1:41:42
  18. 26.
    Will Mari, "The American Newsroom: A History, 1920-1960" (U Missouri Press, 2021)
    33:57
  19. 27.
    Thongchai Winichakul, "Moments of Silence: The Unforgetting of the October 6, 1976, Massacre in Bangkok" (U Hawaii Press, 2020)
    59:11
  20. 28.
    Nathaniel Deutsch and Michael Casper, "A Fortress in Brooklyn: Race, Real Estate, and the Making of Hasidic Williamsburg" (Yale UP, 2021)
    1:03:57
  21. 29.
    Rocio Gomez, "Silver Veins, Dusty Lungs: Mining, Water, and Public Health in Zacatecas, 1835-1946" (U Nebraska Press, 2020)
    42:12
  22. 30.
    Leslie Barnes and Joseph Mai, "The Cinema of Rithy Panh: Everything Has a Soul" (Rutgers UP, 2021)
    1:39:10
  23. 31.
    Claudia Goldin, "Career and Family: Women’s Century-Long Journey toward Equity" (Princeton UP, 2021)
    51:07
  24. 32.
    Dov Zakheim, "The Prince and the Emperors: The Life and Times of Rabbi Judah the Prince" (Maggid, 2021)
    35:31
  25. 33.
    Jessica M. Kim, "Imperial Metropolis: Los Angeles, Mexico, and the Borderlands of American Empire, 1865–1941" (UNC Press, 2019)
    56:45
  26. 34.
    Erica R. Edwards, "The Other Side of Terror: Black Women and the Culture of US Empire" (NYU Press, 2021)
    1:00:52
  27. 35.
    Elizabeth Lacouture, "Dwelling in the World: Family, House, and Home in Tianjin, China, 1860-1960" (Columbia UP, 2021)
    35:38
  28. 36.
    Peter Mitchell, "Imperial Nostalgia: How the British Conquered Themselves" (Manchester UP, 2020)
    1:20:55
  29. 37.
    Rachel M. Blum, "How the Tea Party Captured the GOP: Insurgent Factions in American Politics" (U Chicago Press, 2020)
    51:54
  30. 38.
    Josiah Ober, “Democratic Lessons: What the Greeks Can Teach Us” (Open Agenda, 2021)
    2:05:46
  31. 39.
    Eliyana R. Adler, "Survival on the Margins: Polish Jewish Refugees in the Wartime Soviet Union" (Harvard UP, 2020)
    1:00:03
  32. 40.
    Harrison Guthorn, "Capital Development: Mandate Era Amman and the Construction of the Hashemite State (1921-1946)" (Gingko Library, 2021)
    38:41
  33. 41.
    Elizabeth Boyle, "History and Salvation in Medieval Ireland" (Routledge, 2020)
    44:49
  34. 42.
    Michelle Caswell, "Urgent Archives: Enacting Liberatory Memory Work" (Routledge, 2021)
    54:16
  35. 43.
    Luci Marzola, "Engineering Hollywood: Technology, Technicians, and the Science of Building the Studio System" (Oxford UP, 2021)
    1:05:19
  36. 44.
    Terence Renaud, "New Lefts: The Making of a Radical Tradition" (Princeton UP, 2021)
    1:11:47
  37. 45.
    Gábor Ágoston, "The Last Muslim Conquest: The Ottoman Empire and Its Wars in Europe" (Princeton UP, 2021)
    2:25:59
  38. 46.
    Eleanor Nesbitt, “Exploring the Sikh Tradition” (Open Agenda, 2021)
    2:09:04
  39. 47.
    John-Paul Himka, "Ukrainian Nationalists and the Holocaust: OUN and UPA's Participation in the Destruction of Ukrainian Jewry, 1941-1944" (Ibidem Press, 2021)
    57:08
  40. 48.
    Jeffrey Veidlinger, "In the Midst of Civilized Europe: The Pogroms of 1918-1921 and the Onset of the Holocaust" (Metropolitan Books, 2021)
    50:38
  41. 49.
    John Cox, et al., "Denial: The Final Stage of Genocide?" (Routledge, 2021)
    1:06:28
  42. 50.
    Luis Lobo-Guerrero et al., "Imaginaries of Connectivity: The Creation of Novel Spaces of Governance" (Rowman & Littlefield, 2019)
    59:45

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