This page contains links to various print, audio, and video interviews, profiles, and documentaries, as well as media coverage of my work. 

October 2020: Quoted from interview, “Did America Have a ‘Good Relationship’ with Hitler? What Joe Biden Got Right and Wrong About That History During the Debate,” TIME Magazine.

October 2020: Quoted from interview, “Long before the controversy over Columbus Day, Noah Webster’s book taught children about the explorer who was the ‘discoverer of America’,” Hartford Courant, October 12.

September 2020: Op-Ed, “Revisionist History is an American Political Tradition,” “Made by History,” The Washington Post.

August 2020: Podcast Interview, “Reflecting on the Work and Legacy of Bernard Bailyn with Michael Hattem” (The Rogue Historian)

June 2020: Op-Ed, “Columbus never set foot here. Why do we remember him?” “Made by History,” The Washington Post.

November 2019: Op-Ed, “What Attorney General Barr Gets Wrongs about the American Revolution,” “Made by History,” The Washington Post.

November 2018: Radio interview on abolition and Civil War history of Galesburg, IL (Radio-Canada).

April 2017: Quoted from interview, “From Personal to Professional: Collaborative History Blogs Go Mainstream,” Perspectives on History (AHA).

December 2015: “An Intern Saved a Museum by Finding This Revolutionary War Treasure in the Attic,” (Smithsonian Magazine)

April 2015: Podcast interview, “Benjamin Franklin and the Papers of Benjamin Franklin Editorial Project” (Ben Franklin’s World)

March 30, 2015: Podcast interview, “A Discussion on Early American History with The JuntoCast” (Ben Franklin’s World).

August 2014: Film interview, “American Revolution,” a three-part television documentary, airing December 2014. (Discovery Networks)

January 20, 2014: Film interview, “The Discovery of the ‘Address to the Inhabitants of Great Britain’,” documentary video (Keno Auctions/Big Chief Studio)

January 13, 2014: “Two CCNY History Students Identify Original Revolution Document” (CCNY)

January 2, 2014: “Letter Tied to Fight for Independence Is Found in Museum’s Attic” (The New York Times)

December 23-27, 2013: Interview, included in a series of “group interview” posts each one asking specialists a question about the American Revolution (Journal of the American Revolution)

December 5, 2013: “What We’re Reading: December 5, 2013” included my piece, “Roundtable: The Legacy of Pauline Maier” (American Historical Association)

September 30, 2013: “Stars Shine for BMCC” (BMCC)

August 12, 2013: Interview, “From GED to PHD with Michael Hattem,” podcast (Eat Sleep Write)

July 29, 2013: Interview, “Historians Seek a Delay in Posting Dissertations” (The New York Times) (reprint)

July 11, 2013: “What We’re Reading: July 11, 2013” included my piece, “American Revolution: The Game” (American Historical Association)

June 20, 2013: “What We’re Reading: June 20, 2013” included my piece, “Digital Workflow for Historians” (American Historical Association)

January 24, 2013: “What We’re Reading: January 24, 2013” included my piece, “Where Have You Gone, Gordon Wood?” (American Historical Association)

December 13, 2012: “What We’re Reading: December 13, 2012” included my piece, “Jeffersongate: The Case of Henry Wiencek” (American Historical Association)

May 27, 2012: Interview, “You Are Here,” radio program (WERS-FM, Boston)

May 5, 2012: Profile, “Cinderella Man,” Marks of Excellence (BMCC publication)

February 16, 2012: “What We’re Reading: February 16, 2012” included my Readex article (American Historical Association)

October 31, 2011: Profile, Michael Hattem: History of Colonial and Revolutionary America (CUNY BA)

June 7, 2011: Profile, From GED to Yale via CUNY, documentary video (CUNY Channel)

June 3, 2011: Profile, Michael Hattem: Self-Taught Scholar (CUNY)

June 2, 2011: Pride of the City: CUNY Class of 2011 (CUNY)

May 25, 2011: Great Grads 2011 (CCNY)

May 2, 2011: CCNY History Majors Garner Top PhD Fellowships (CCNY)

March 29, 2011: BMCC’s Cinderella Man, documentary video (BMCC)

December 15, 2010: CUNY Baccalaureate Student’s Paper To Be Published in Columbia Undergrad Journal (CUNY)

June 15, 2009: Michael Hattem: Intellectual History of the American Revolution (CUNY BA)

November 20, 2008: Creating Your Own Major (BMCC)