Citizen Soldier Season 1
The complete first season of the Museum & Library's flagship television series includes ten fascinating episodes on subjects ranging from the American Civil War to women in today's military.
Citizen Soldier explores topics on military history and current affairs through interviews and discussion with experts, scholars, military personnel, veterans, and authors. Airing on Chicago's WTTW-Channel 11, each episode of Citizen Soldier is recorded before a live studio audience and produced in-house by the Pritzker Military Museum & Library.
Citizen Soldier Season One features ten short, content-rich episodes on military history and affairs, with guests including Medal of Honor recipient Dakota Meyer; Pritzker Literature Award winners Max Hastings, Rick Atkinson, and James McPherson; and a wide-range of military guests and subject matter experts.
- NAZI CONCENTRATION CAMP LIBERATORS, sponsored by the National WWII Museum
- THE POW EXPERIENCE, sponsored by Hillshire Brands
- THE WAR IN THE ATLANTIC AND THE U-505, sponsored by the Museum of Science and Industry
- MAX HASTINGS & RICK ATKINSON: THE EMBEDDED JOURNALIST AND MILITARY HISTORY, sponsored by Norwich University
- CHANGES AND CHALLENGES: WOMEN IN TODAY'S MILITARY, sponsored by Easter Seals, Inc., with additional support from Chicago Foundation for Women
- LAKE MICHIGAN'S LOST WORLD WAR II AIRCRAFT, sponsored by A&T Recovery, The Naval Aviation Foundation, and Glenview Hanger One Foundation
- THE BATTLE OF CANTIGNY, WORLD WAR I, sponsored by the First Division Museum at Cantigny
- INTO THE FIRE, WITH DAKOTA MEYER AND BING WEST, sponsored by the Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation
- 150 YEARS AFTER THE EMANCIPATION PROCLAMATION, sponsored by the Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum Foundation
- THE RESERVES AND THE NATIONAL GUARD IN THE 21ST CENTURY, sponsored by the Reserve Officers Association