Empire State Engagements
with Dr. Robert Chiles
Episode One: Dr. Kara Murphy Schlichting on New York Recentered: Building the Metropolis from the Shore
Episode Five: Brad Edmondson, A Wild Idea: How the Environmental Movement Tamed the Adirondacks
Episode Four: Dr. Alyssa Maldonado-Estrada, Lifeblood of the Parish: Men and Catholic Devotion in Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Episode Two: Dr. Catherine O'Donnell on Elizabeth Seton: American Saint
Empire State Engagements is a long-form interview program created and hosted by Dr. Robert Chiles. It features conversations with historians of all aspects of New York State.
See the "Episodes" page for a complete archive, as well as information on Forthcoming Programming.
Episode Three: Dr. Jennifer A. Lemak on Southern Life, Northern City: The History of Albany's Rapp Road Community
Episode Twelve: Dr. Lizabeth Cohen, Saving America's Cities
Episode Eleven: Dr. Michael B. Boston, The National Negro Business League in New York City
Episode Nine: Melissa Franson, Political Partisanship in the Catskills Region, 1860-1862
Episode Ten: Dr. Marsha E. Barrett, Nelson Rockefeller and the Politics of Wealth
Episode Eight: Dr. Thomas J. Balcerski, Sailors' Snug Harbor and Bosom Friends
Episode Seven: Ashley Hopkins-Benton, "Pride Center of the Capital Region Panel Exhibition"
Our most recent episodes are listed here. For a full archive of all our programs, visit the "Episodes" page.