Daniel Feller is a Distinguished Professor in the Humanities, a professor of history, and the editor and director of the Papers of Andrew Jackson at the University of Tennessee. His books include The Public Lands in Jacksonian Politics (1984), The Jacksonian Promise: America, 1815-1840 (1995), and an annotated abridgement of Harriet Martineau's Retrospect of Western Travel (2000). He was the lead scholar for the pbs biography "Andrew Jackson: Good, Evil, and the Presidency" and has been featured on television series "History Detectives," "Ten Things You Don't Know About," "Who Do You Think You Are?," and cnn's "Race for the White House." Since 2004 Feller and his team have published four volumes of the Jackson Papers, covering the presidential years 1829 through 1832. The most recent volume won the Society for History in the Federal Government's Thomas Jefferson Prize.
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- Andrew Jackson and Donald Trump: Outsiders Alike? *
- Andrew Jackson, Indian Removal, and the Trail of Tears
- Democratic Science: The Politics of Knowledge in Jacksonian America
- Editing Andrew Jackson
- Fake History: Andrew Jackson, Donald Trump, and the Media *
- Passion, Prejudice, and Policy: Andrew Jackson in the White House
- Secession, Slavery, and the Causes of the Civil War
- The People's Will Denied? Backroom Politics and the Election of 1824
Lectures marked with a * are offered as part of the OAH's initiative, Historians' Perspectives on the Rise of Donald Trump.
Andrew Jackson and Donald Trump: Outsiders Alike?
This lecture was presented as the William T. Bulger Lecture in American Biography at Central Michigan University in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, in April 2017. Recording courtesy of the university.
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