Discovery & Inspiration

Discovery & Inspiration


Latest Episodes

Jane O. Newman, “The Decameron”
September 29, 2022

Jane O. Newman (Trustee; NHC Fellow, 201516), Pr

Mia Bay, “Traveling Black: A Story of Race and Resistance”
September 29, 2022

Mia Bay (NHC Fellow, 200910), Roy F. and Jeannet

Jacquelyn Dowd Hall, “Sisters and Rebels: A Struggle for the Soul of America”
September 29, 2022

Jacquelyn Dowd Hall (NHC Fellow, 199697), Julia

Martha S. Jones, “Vanguard”
September 29, 2022

Martha S. Jones (NHC Fellow, 2013–14), Society of…

Thomas M. Lekan, “Our Gigantic Zoo: A German Quest to Save the Serengeti”
September 29, 2022

Thomas M. Lekan (NHC Fellow, 2009–10; 2010–11; 20…

Kim F. Hall, “Othello Was My Grandfather”
September 29, 2022

Kim F. Hall (NHC Fellow, 2016–17), Lucyle Hook Pr…

Tsitsi Ella Jaji, “Mother Tongues: Poems”
September 29, 2022

Tsitsi Ella Jaji (NHC Fellow, 2017–18), Associate…

Mark Evan Bonds, “Breaking Music’s Fourth Wall”
September 27, 2022

Contemporary audiences may be familiar with the p…

John D. Wong, “A City in Flux: Commercial Aviation and the Story of Modernity in Hong Kong”
September 20, 2022

The emergence of commercial aviation in the early…

Timothy L. Stinson, “The Evolution of Medieval Vengeance Narratives”
September 13, 2022

In 70 CE, the destruction of Jerusalem by the Rom…