Press & Media

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Gold for Narrative/Documentary Podcast (New York Festivals Radio Awards)

Best History Podcast of 2021 (The Ambies)

Alvin Hall drove 2,100 miles across America to tell a story of race and resilience (NewsCenter)

Ambies: Podcasts ‘Dirty Diana,’ ‘The Left Right Game,’ ‘Wind of Change’ Top Nominations (The Hollywood Reporter)

Interview: Creative Black Resistance (Nomads at the Intersections)

Auto-themed podcasts to ponder (Toronto Star)

A look inside the Green Book, which guided Black travelers through a segregated and hostile America (USA Today)

‘Green Book’ inspires new generation of Black travel guides, podcasts (USA Today)

Driving the Green Book Webinar (Springfield and Central Illinois African American History Museum)

18 Podcasts About Black Life, History, and Culture (Bello Collective)

Driving the Green Book (NPR Illinois)

The 50 Best Podcasts of 2020 (The Atlantic)

The best podcasts of 2020 (AV Club)

The best podcasts of 2020 (Financial Times)

The Podcasts of 2020: A Tribute (IndieWire)

With travel podcasts, explore the world through your ear buds (The Washington Post)

100 Outstanding Podcasts From 2020 (Bello Collective)

The 68 Best Podcasts of 2020 (Discover Pods)

A selection of the FT’s biggest stories and best reads every Friday (Financial Times)

How the ‘Green Book’ Shaped a Generation of Black Travelers: Women Who Travel (Condé Nast Traveler)

How Macmillan and Apple partnered to create an ‘enhanced listening experience’ for Driving the Green Book (Pacific Content)

Radio 4’s “Broadcasting House” with Paddy O’Connell (BBC)

Interview: Driving the Green Book (Stuff You Missed in History Class Podcast)

The Present and Future of the American Road Trip | Pt. 2 (Greetings from Somewhere Podcast)

Badass Women’s Hour (talkRADIO)

How Two Friends Turned the History of the ‘Green Book’ Into a Podcast (Condé Nast Traveler)

The Green Book (Black History for White People Podcast)

Driving the Green Book (Podmass, AV Club)

A book of revelations (Waitrose Weekend)

Alvin Hall: TV financial guru fears Donald Trump win will spark a race war in the US (INews)

The week in audio: Driving the Green Book and The Forum: The 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre (The Guardian)

A Journey Inside The Green Book with Alvin Hall (While Black Podcast)

Driving the Green Book podcast — learning how to travel in a hateful world (Financial Times)

First listen: ‘Driving the Green Book’ podcast preserves history of Black travel (USA Today)

The Green Book Times Radio Live (UK)

A podcast that will transport you (The Voice UK)

“Driving the Green Book” podcast to launch with distinctive cross-platform Apple integrations (RAIN News)

From castles and spies to the secrets of New York: the top history podcasts to listen to (Evening Standard UK)

‘Driving The Green Book’ With Alvin Hall (1A/WAMU)

Reliving ‘Green Book’ History Through a New Podcast and Apple Maps (Variety)

Macmillan will launch a new project that involves a significant collaboration with Apple across its ecosystem of services (Hot Pod/Vulture)

Supporting Black Storytellers and Stories (Midroll)

“Driving the Green Book” with Alvin Hall ‘74 (Bowdoin College)