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C.V. Starr Center for the


Study of the American Experience

Audio/Video

Starr Center event audio and video recordings.

Current Semester Events  

2013 - Spring Semester

 

image1/30/13 Hynson Lounge, 5:30 p.m. 
The Art of Biography 
Neal Gabler

2013 Patrick Henry Writing Fellow

Event Video  -   Photo Gallery  -  Press Release 


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2/13/13 Hynson Lounge, 5:30 p.m.
“Red Army Red”
Poet Jehanne Dubrow, Director

Rose O’Neill Literary House, Washington College

Event Video  -   Photo Gallery  -  Press Release
More on Jehanne Dubrow  -  Speaker’s Website

 

image2/21/13 Hynson Lounge, 5:30 p.m.
Blood and Treasure: Captives, Smugglers
and the Slave Ship
 
A talk by Ted Maris-Wolf 

New Starr Center Deputy Director

Event Video  -  Photo Gallery  -  Press Release

 

image3/20/13 Hynson Lounge, 6:00 p.m. 
“Listening In: The Secret White House
Recordings of John F. Kennedy”
A talk by author/historian Ted Widmer 
Starr Center’s Founding Director
 


Event Video  -   Photo Gallery  -  Press Release

 

image3/20/13 Hynson Lounge, 6:00 p.m. 
“American Gridlock: Why the Right and Left
Are Both Wrong, Commonsense 101 Solutions
to the Economic Crises”
A talk by economist H. Woody Brock 


Event Video  -   Press Release

 

image4/24/13 Hynson Lounge, 5:30 p.m. 
The Voyage of the “Revenge:” Making the World 
Safe for Slavery in the War of Jenkins’s Ear
A talk by historian Peter Silver 
The Starr Center’s 2012 Hodson-Brown Fellow
 


Event Video  -  Photo Gallery  - Press Release


Past Events

2012 - Fall Semester

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Richard Beeman’s
MEET THE FOUNDERS:
A Series on the Creation
of the American Republic

 


10/24/12 Decker Theatre, Gibson Center, 5:30 p.m. 
EVENT #1  Meet the Founders: John Adams,
Thomas Paine and Thomas Jefferson
Richard Beeman, 2010 George Washington Book Prize Winner
Event Video  -   Press Release  -  More about Richard Beeman  


11/7/12 Decker Theatre, Gibson Center, 5:30 p.m.
EVENT #2:  Meet the Founders, James Madison & Patrick Henry
Richard Beeman, 2010 George Washington Book Prize Winner
Event Video  -   Photo Gallery 


11/14/12 Decker Theatre, Gibson Center, 5:30 p.m.
EVENT #3:  Meet the Founders, George Washington 
Richard Beeman, 
2010 George Washington Book Prize Winner
Event Video  -   Photo Gallery  -  Press Release 

 

imageTHE ANATOMY OF AN ELECTION: 
A Special Series on American Politics 

Coproduced by the Starr Center with
the Goldstein Program in Public Affairs
at Washington College

Event Program 


9/18/12 Decker Theatre, Gibson Center, 5:30 p.m.
EVENT #1    ANATOMY OF AN ELECTION: POLITICS
Matt Bai, author of The Argument: Inside the Battle to Remake Democratic Politics
Richard Ben Cramer, author of
What It Takes: The Way to The White House
 Event Video  -  Event Audio  -  Photo Gallery  -  Press Release


10/2/12 Hynson Lounge, Hodson Commons, 5:30 p.m.
EVENT #2    ANATOMY OF AN ELECTION: TECHNOLOGY
Sasha Issenberg author of The Victory Lab:
The Secret Science of Winning Campaigns
Event Video  -   Photo Gallery  -  Press Release


10/16/12 
Hynson Lounge, Hodson Commons, 5:30 p.m.

EVENT #3    ANATOMY OF AN ELECTION: MONEY
Trevor Potter, former Chairman of the Federal Election Commission and, 
General Counsel to John McCain’s 2000 and 2008 presidential campaigns
Event Video  -  Press Release


10/23/12 Hynson Lounge, Hodson Commons, 5:30 p.m.
EVENT #4  ANATOMY OF AN ELECTION: MEDIA
Jack Bohrer WC ’06, “Meet the Press” Executive Producer Betsy Fischer, 
and Jonathan Martin from Politico
Event Video  -   Press Release