How To Be American


Season 2

This season of the Tenement Museum’s podcast, ‘How To Be American’, tells eight new stories that dig deeper into the tapestry of American immigration, stories of people who shaped American identity by doing everything from creating street games to traveling to outer space.

Check out the Season 2 trailer below and look out for episode 1, available on Thursday, February 13th!


S2 Ep1: Our Game

In the first episode of season 2 of How To Be American, host Amanda Adler-Brennan talks with baseball historians and stickball players about the significance for city kids in being able to turn city streets and the sides of buildings into their very own ‘field of dreams’.

Revisit Season One!

The first season of the Tenement Museum’s podcast, ‘How To Be American’, tells stories, new and old, about the evolution of American identity: from music, to food to pop culture.

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