Lectures in History Schedule

Week of April 23 through April 30

All times and durations are subject to change

Saturday, April 27
7:59 PM EDTApprox. 56 min.Lectures in History Yellow Journalism & the Spanish-American WarAmerican University professor W. Joseph Campbell taught a class on myths about William Randolph ... American University professor W. Joseph Campbell taught a class on myths about William Randolph Hearst, Yellow Journalism & the lead-up to Spanish-American War at the end of the 19th century. He debunked the tale that William Randolph Hearst telegrammed one of his one of his correspondents on assignment in Cuba, "You furnish the pictures, I'll furnish the war."
Sunday, April 28
12:00 AM EDTApprox. 54 min.Lectures in History Yellow Journalism & the Spanish-American WarAmerican University professor W. Joseph Campbell taught a class on myths about William Randolph ... American University professor W. Joseph Campbell taught a class on myths about William Randolph Hearst, Yellow Journalism & the lead-up to Spanish-American War at the end of the 19th century. He debunked the tale that William Randolph Hearst telegrammed one of his one of his correspondents on assignment in Cuba, "You furnish the pictures, I'll furnish the war." 11:59 AM EDTApprox. 56 min.Lectures in History Late-20th Century Transformation of WorkGeorgetown University professor Joseph McCartin taught a class on the post-industrialization ... Georgetown University professor Joseph McCartin taught a class on the post-industrialization transformation of work, starting in the 1960s and continuing through the end of the 20th century. He described emerging technologies, such as bar codes and computers, which enabled global supply chains. He also talked about the move to shareholder capitalism, a decrease in union power, and an increase of wage inequality.