View O'Donnell's book talk
on C-SPAN3's American History TVon Henry George and the Crisis of Inequality: Progress and Poverty in the Gilded Age(2015):
TV appearances to discuss the history of Christmas in the US:
History Channel, "The Real Story of Christmas" airs multiple times from Thanksgiving to Christmas
American Heroes Channel, "America: Facts vs. Fiction" episode on Christmas traditions and myths.
First airing is Dec 22, 2015 at 10pm.
Interview about his book, Henry George and the Crisis of Inequality:
December 19-20, 2015 on C-SPAN's BookTV
Book Talk about his book, Henry George and the Crisis of Inequality:
January 14, 2016 at 6:30, Mid-Manhattan branch of the New York Public Library. Free and open to the public.
See O'Donnell teach a class on anti-immigrant movements in American history. It aired on C-SPAN3's American History TV
Welcome! Edward T. O'Donnell, Ph.D. is a professional historian, author, speaker, and teacher. He earned his Ph.D. in American History from Columbia University. He is an Associate Professor of History at Holy Cross College in Worcester, MA.
Visions of America: A History of the United States(co-author, Pearson, 3rd ed. 2016). A full-length survey text covering the history of the US from pre-contact to Obama.
O’Donnell's books, include:
Henry George and the Crisis of Inequality: Progress and Poverty in the Gilded Age America (Columbia University Press, 2015). A biography of the great reformer Henry George and the tumultuous Gilded Age.
WATCH a short interview that describes the book:
Read an interview with O'Donnell about his new book and why its theme of inequality is relevant today.