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  • Work/Cited Episode 16: Rewriting Photobook History to Include Women

    By Meredith Mann, Specialist II | June 8, 2022
    Center for Research in the Humanities
    A discussion between Russet Lederman and NYPL's Elizabeth Cronin on women's involvement in the history of the photographic book.
  • Work/Cited Episode 14: Sex, Lies, and Suffrage History

    By Meredith Mann, Specialist II | April 1, 2022
    Kimberly Hamlin and Cara Dellatte discuss the life and activism of Helen Hamilton Gardener.
  • Work/Cited Episode 13: The Interconnected World of Postcards

    By Meredith Mann, Specialist II | February 23, 2022

    In this episode, NYPL's Elizabeth Cronin spoke with writer Lydia Pyne about her book 'Postcards: The Rise and Fall of the World's First Soc…

  • Work/Cited Episode 12: Rubbing Elbows at the Automat

    By Meredith Mann, Specialist II | January 31, 2022

    In this episode, NYPL's Tal Nadan spoke about the Horn & Hardart Automat with Lisa Hurwitz, director of the documentary film The Automat, a…

  • Work/Cited Episode 11: Unlocking the Secrets of Polly Adler, Queen of Vice in Jazz Age New York

    By Meredith Mann, Specialist II | December 7, 2021

    In this episode, author Debby Applegate discusses her new book about how Adler, a young Jewish immigrant, became the proprietress of one of…

  • Work/Cited Episode 10: The Man Who Hated Women and the Women Who Fought for Reproductive Rights

    By Meredith Mann, Specialist II | November 5, 2021

    In this episode, NYPL's Melanie Locay and Amy Sohn, New York Times bestselling author of The Man Who Hated Women: Sex, Censorship & Civil L…

  • Work/Cited Episode 9: Contraband Russian Literature

    By Meredith Mann, Specialist II | October 21, 2021

    In this episode, Bogdan Horbal, Curator of the NYPL's Slavic and East European Collections, and Yasha Klots, Assistant Professor of Russian…

  • Work/Cited Episode 8: Looking for Lewis Moses Gomez and His Family, Jewish Merchants of 18th-Century New York

    By Meredith Mann, Specialist II | August 3, 2021

    In this episode, NYPL's Lyudmila Sholokhova was joined by Jonathan Schorsch of the University of Potsdam. They discussed Schorsch's new pub…

  • Work/Cited Episode 7: Finding Princess Mysteria and Other Adventures in Mining the Newspaper

    By Ian Fowler, Curator of Maps, History and Government Information | June 29, 2021

    In this episode NYPL's Ian Fowler and Julie Golia discuss Julie's new book 'Newspaper Confessions: A History of Advice Columns in a Pre-Int…

  • Work/Cited Episode 5: Excavating the Art and Life of Eliza Pratt Greatorex

    By Meredith Mann, Specialist II | April 26, 2021

    In this episode, NYPL’s Elizabeth Cronin and art historian Katherine Manthorne discuss Manthorne's new book, 'Restless Enterprise: The Art…