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Television Appearances

David S. Reynolds on C-SPAN, “The Lincoln Assassination: Cultural and Literary Contexts.”

CSPAN Panel on David S. Reynolds’ Scholarship

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Brian Lamb on Book Notes about Walt Whitman’s America: A Cultural Biography

David S. Reynolds on C-SPAN-2, about Mightier than the Sword: Uncle Tom’s Cabin and the Battle for America

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Robert Remini about Waking Giant: America in the Age of Jackson, “After Words,” C-SPAN-2, Book TV

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Tabetha Wallace and Tyrel Ventura on “Partisan Politics Splitting America Apart,” Watching the Hawks, RT TV, March 30, 2016.

David S. Reynolds, interviewed on The Big Picture: Conversations with Great Minds, with Thom Hartmann, “When the Political Parties Last Melted Down,” March 2, 2016.

David S. Reynolds, interviewed on The Big Picture: Conversations with Great Minds, with Thom Hartmann, “What the GOP Could Learn from Lincoln,” March 2, 2016.

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Doug Muzzio about Mightier than the Sword: Uncle Tom’s Cabin and the Battle for America on “City Talk,” CUNY TV

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Doug Muzzio about Andrew Jackson in his time and the parallels to our time, on “City Talk,” CUNY TV

David S. Reynolds interviewed about  “Martin Luther King Jr.’s Legacy and Race Relations in Today’s World,” Alhurra Television International, Voice of America, January 14, 2016.

David S. Reynolds interviewed about “The Nastiest Campaign Ever?: The Election of 1828,” on BlazeTV

Radio & Newspapers Interviews 

David S. Reynolds interviewed in New York Times: “In a Walt Whitman Novel, Lost for 165 Years, Clues to ‘Leaves of Grass,’ New York Times, February 20, 2017.

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Randy Credico on “Lincoln First Inauguration in Today’s Context,” WBAI-FM radio, January 20, 2017.

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Randy Credico on “Remembering John Brown,” WBAI-FM radio, November 29, 2016.

David S. Reynolds interviewed by the Wall Street Journal on the historical contexts of the 2016 presidential election.

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Ed Tyll on “Politics, Party Division, and History,”  Starcom Radio Network, June 27, 2016.

David S. Reynolds interviewed By Dustin Himes about Harriet Tubman, Andrew Jackson, and changes in American currency, KTOE AM 1420/102.7 FM-Mankato, Minnesota, May 10, 2016.

David S. Reynolds interviewed by John Sakowicz about Hamilton, Jackson, and American Currency, on KMEC 105.1 FM Northern California, May 2, 2016.

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Jim Brown about Andrew Jackson, “Common Sense Radio Program,” Clear Channel Radio, Genesis Communications, May 1, 2016.

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Paul Coletti about “Walt Whitman’s Health Tips for Men,” BBC World Service Radio, April 30, 2016.

David S. Reynolds interviewed and quoted in front-page New York Times article about “Walt Whitman Promoted a Paleo diet. Who Knew?” New York Times, April 30, 2016.

Interviewed on Authorship, Walt Whitman, and Tocqueville on Party Line by Vern Kaspar, WILO Radio, Frankfort, Indiana. 

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Keith Alan on “The Presidents, Harriet Tubman, and American Currency,”  “For the People,”  April 26, 2016.

David S. Reynolds, interviewed by Ian Masters on “Harriet Tubman, Andrew Jackson, and the $20 Bill,” on “Background Briefing,” April 20, 2016.

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Peter Werbe about “Party Divisions, Political Fights, and the American Past,” 101 WRIF radio, Detroit March 3, 2016.

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Ian Masters about “The 2016 Presidential Race in Historical Context,” on “Background Briefing ” (nationally syndicated radio talk show), March 2, 2016.

David S. Reynolds on The John Batchelor Show, WABC national radio; third JBS interview about Lincoln’s Selected Writings, February 12, 2016 [Lincoln and the rise of the Republican Party].

David S. Reynolds on The John Batchelor Show, WABC national radio; second JBS interview about Lincoln’s Selected Writings, July 3, 2015. [Lincoln during the Civil War].

David S. Reynolds on The John Batchelor Show, WABC national radio; first JBS interview about Lincoln’s Selected Writings, April 15, 2015. [Lincoln in the decades before the Civil War].

David S. Reynolds interviewed about Lincoln’s Selected Writings by Gerald Prokopowicz, Civil War Talk Radio, February 11, 2015.

David S. Reynolds interviewed about Lincoln’s Selected Writings, National Public Radio, “The Daily Circuit” – Minnesota Public Radio, November 13, 2014.

David S. Reynolds interviewed about Harriet Beecher Stowe’s Uncle Tom’s Cabin, National Public Radio, “Studio 360,” October 25, 2013.

David S. Reynolds interviewed about “How Did Uncle Tom’s Cabin Shape America?,” MPRNews, the Daily Circuit,  interviewed by Kerri Miller, September 26, 2012.

David S. Reynolds interviewed about John Brown, Abolitionist, interviewed by Chris Askew, WRFG 89.3 FM Atlanta, February 18, 2012.

David S. Reynolds interviewed about “Why Evangelicals Don’t Like Mormons,” interviewed by Ross Reynolds, The Conversation with Ross Reynolds, KUOW 94.9 NPR, January 27, 2012.

David S. Reynolds interviewed about “Why Evangelicals Don’t Like Mormons,” Standup with Pete Dominick, P.O.T.U.S. SiriusXM 124, January 26, 2012.

David S. Reynolds interviewed on NPR’s “Fresh Air” about John Brown, Abolitionist: the Man Who Killed Slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded Civil War

David S. Reynolds interviewed about Mightier than the Sword: Uncle Tom’s Cabin and the Battle for America, “The Diane Rehm Show,” WAMU-FM/National Public Radio

David S. Reynolds interviewed about John Brown, Abolitionist: the Man Who Killed slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded Civil War, “The Diane Rehm Show”

David S. Reynolds interviewed about Harriet Jacobs on NPR’s “Talk of the Nation” show about “Slave Narratives, Then and Now”

David S. Reynolds interviewed about Mightier than the Sword: Uncle Tom’s Cabin and the Battle for America by John Batchelor, WABC National Radio

David S. Reynolds interviewed about Waking Giant: America in the Age of Jackson by John Batchelor, WABC National Radio

David S. Reynolds interviewed about Obama, politics, and American corporate power; interviewed by John Hockenberry, “The Takeaway,” Public Radio International

David S. Reynolds (and Annette Gordon-Reed) interviewed about Harriet Beecher Stowe by Marc Steiner on WEAA 88.9 FM

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Larry Mantle about Waking Giant: America in the Age of Jackson, on Historically Speaking on “AirTalk,” KPCC Radio (NPR Affiliate)

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Lewis Lapham on Bloomberg Radio about Waking Giant: America in the Age of Jackson

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Leonard Lopate about Waking Giant: America in the Age of Jackson on WNYC Radio

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Leonard Lopate about John Brown, Abolitionist: the Man Who Killed Slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded Civil War on WNYC Radio

David S. Reynolds interviewed about Waking Giant: America in the Age of Jackson by Al Vouna on WICN Radio

David S. Reynolds interviewed about Mightier than the Sword: Uncle Tom’s Cabin and the Battle for America by Wilmer Leon, “Inside the Issues,” XM Channel 169

 

Televised Lectures

David S. Reynolds’s Talk and Q & A on Mightier than the Sword: Uncle Tom’s Cabin and the Battle for America, Fitton Center, Hamilton, Ohio

Lecture by David S. Reynolds at the New-York Historical Society on John Brown, Abolitionist: the Man Who Killed Slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded Civil War

 

Podcasts

David S. Reynolds interviewed about Lincoln’s Selected Writings

David S. Reynolds interviewed about Mightier than the Sword: Uncle Tom’s Cabin and the Battle for America on the Brad Bogner Show
David S. Reynolds interviewed about John Brown, Abolitionist: the Man Who Killed Slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded Civil War by Peter Ward, Director of Lindehurst Memorial Library

David S. Reynolds interviewed about Mightier than the Sword: Uncle Tom’s Cabin and the Battle for America by Gerald Cirrincione, “The Art of the Tangent”

David S. Reynolds interviewed about John Brown, Abolitionist: the Man Who Killed Slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded Civil War by Bryan Le Beau on “Talking History”

David S. Reynolds on Mightier than the Sword: Uncle Tom’s Cabin and the Battle for America for Gilder-Lehrman Institute of American History

David S. Reynolds interviewed about John Brown, Abolitionist: the Man Who Killed Slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded Civil War on “The Paula Gordon Show”

David S. Reynolds interviewed about Mightier than the Sword: Uncle Tom’s Cabin and the Battle for America by Francesca Rheannon on “Writer’s Voice”

David S. Reynolds interviewed on Washingpost.newsweekinteractive about John Brown, Abolitionist: the Man Who Killed Slavery, Sparked the Civil War, and Seeded Civil War

 

Newspaper & Magazines Interviews

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Jenny Schuessler about Walt Whitman, New York Times, February 20, 2017.

David S. Reynolds, interviewed about Walt Whitman by Jenny Schuessler, New York Times, April 30, 2016.

Profile of David S. Reynolds, “Who’s Here,” Dan’s Papers, August 14, 2015.

David S. Reynolds interviewed about Mightier than the Sword: Uncle Tom’s Cabin and the Battle for America by Randy Dotinga, Christian Science Monitor

David S. Reynolds interviewed about “The Woman Who Caused the Civil War” by Teresa Cotsirilos, Salon

David S. Reynolds interviewed by Randall Stephens about Waking Giant: America in the Age of Jackson, on Historically Speaking

 

Other Web Sources

Wikipedia biography of David S. Reynolds

CUNY Graduate Center page on David S. Reynolds

David S. Reynolds’s Amazon author’s page

David S. Reynolds’s HarperCollins author’s site

Reynolds with Steve Vitoff playing “Lincoln and Liberty” -CUNY Grad Center event on “Music of Whitman’s Time”