After Words

After Words: Felipe Fernandez-Armesto, "Our America: A Hispanic History of the United States," hosted by Tanzina Vega, New York Times

About the Program

"Our America" looks at the settlement and evolution of the United States from the perspective of Hispanic explorers, settlers, migrants and native residents across the Southwest and Florida.  Mr. Fernandez-Armesto also discusses the modern day resurgence and spread of Latin culture across America.  He discusses the Latin base of the country's history with Tanzina Vega, New York Times National Correspondent, covering race and ethnicity.

About the Authors

Felipe Fernandez-Armesto

Mr. Fernandez-Armesto is a history professor at the University of Notre Dame.  He previously taught at Oxford University, where he was both an undergraduate and doctoral student.  He is the author of several books, including "The Americas: A Hemispheric History" and "Pathfinders: A Global History of Exploration."


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After Words: Felipe Fernandez-Armesto, "Our America: A Hispanic History of the United States," hosted by Tanzina Vega, New York Times

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Past Airings

  • Sunday, February 2nd at 11am (ET)
  • Monday, January 27th at 3am (ET)
  • Monday, January 27th at 12am (ET)
  • Sunday, January 26th at 9pm (ET)
  • Saturday, January 25th at 10pm (ET)
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