Media Resources

EDSITEment provides access to NEH-funded media resources including videos, podcasts, lectures, interactives for the classroom, and film projects. Each resource includes questions to prompt analysis, connections to other NEH-related resources, and links to related EDSITEment lessons and materials.

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American Icons: The Great Gatsby

This NEH-funded podcast from Public Radio International explores The Great Gatsby in conversation with actors, scholars, and writers.

In the Field: Dialogues on the Experience of War

Learn about an NEH-funded program for veterans and college students in California, which places classical literature and the Greek-Trojan wars in dialogue with letters, articles, literature and documentaries about more recent conflicts and provides veterans a space to speak about their experiences.

W.E.B. Du Bois Papers

With a grant from the NEH, the University of Massachusetts at Amherst was able to digitize the W.E.B. Du Bois papers—almost 95,000 items. They are now freely available online for students and scholars around the world to use in their research and learning.

Picturing America: Cassatt and Sargent

Learn about two European-based artists: Mary Cassatt and John Singer Sargent. Both were impressionists who focused on childhood as a unique stage in life.

BackStory: Saving American History

In this episode of BackStory, learn about some of the people who have created records, archives, and collections that future generations use to study and understand the past.

Picturing America: Pottery and Baskets

Learn about the art of indigenous peoples of North America and how knowledge of technique and craftsmanship is passed from one generation to the next for hundreds and thousands of years.