U.S. History

Panel on the scholarship of historian and author David Reynolds

David Reynolds

About the Program

A panel examines the historical scholarship of David Reynolds, author of biographies of John Brown and Walt Whitman and histories of the mid-19th century.  The panelists include Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Annette Gordon-Reed; Sean Wilentz, history professor at Princeton University; Brenda Wineapple, author of the recently published Ecstatic Nation: Confidence, Crisis, and Compromise, 1848-1877; and Bill Kelly, interim chancellor at the City University of New YorkThe panel discussion, hosted by the City University of New York Graduate Center, is followed with a response by David Reynolds.

About the Authors

David Reynolds

David Reynolds is a professor at the City University of New York Graduate Center. He is the author of several books, including Walt Whitman's America and Waking Giant: America in the Age of Jackson.

Program Information

Panel on the scholarship of historian and author David Reynolds

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Past Airings

  • Sunday, December 22nd at 4pm (ET)
  • Sunday, December 22nd at 2:45 (ET)
  • Sunday, December 8th at 1pm (ET)
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