Season 2 – Episode 28: Adam “A.J.” Schenkman – Writer, Author, Historian & Teacher
In this episode, we speak with Adam “A.J.” Schenkman, who teaches history in the Lower Hudson Valley and writes about the history of Ulster & Orange counties. He shares his love of teaching history and making it relatable to his students. He has some very interesting stories about teaching, history, and his experiences in uncovering American historical moments.
We start our interview with A.J. discussing his life as a writer and quickly move into his background as an author of books that present a unique perspective on history. His insights are not only informative but very entertaining. You will learn a lot about writing and some hidden gems when it comes to American history.
A.J. is the author of several books. His most recent book, Patriots and Spies in Revolutionary New York.