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Brooklyn Historical Society

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Brooklyn Historical Society has hosted 24 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 2006 Speech. The year with the most events was 2017 with five events. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2017 with an average of 8,453 views per video. Most appearances with Deborah Schwartz (7), Marcia Ely (4), Gabriel Mendez (3). Most common tags: African American History, Race Relations, Civil War.

Recent Programs

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    The Meritocracy Trap

    Yale law Professor Daniel Markovits talked about his book, The Meritocracy Trap: How America’s Foundational Myth Feeds…

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    Muslims in New York City, Past and Present

    Several scholars discussed their research exploring the history of Muslims in New York City, the diversity within the community, and…

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    Ida B. Wells

    Smith College Africana Studies Professor Paula Giddings talked about anti-lynching activist and civil rights pioneer Ida B.…

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    Unexampled Courage

    Federal Judge Richard Gergel recalled the blinding of African American World War II veteran Isaac Woodard by South Carolina police…

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