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Recent Episodes

Ep 551 | 8.9.22

“CIA Officers Turned Authors” – with David McCloskey & James Stejskal

David McCloskey and James Stejskal join Andrew to discuss writing about espionage. They are both former intelligence officers.

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Ep 550 | 8.2.22

“Becoming a Russian Intelligence Officer” – with Janosh Neumann

Janosh Neumann joins Andrew Hammond to discuss life in the FSB. He was born in the Soviet Union to parents in the “business.”

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Ep 549 | 7.26.22

“The Spies Who Came in From the Cold” – with Chris Costa and John Quattrocki at the Pritzker Military Museum & Library in Chicago

Chris Costa and John Quattrocki join Andrew to discuss coming in from the Cold War. They both had long illustrious careers in intelligence.

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Ep 548 | 7.19.22

SPY@20 – “The Spy of the Century” – Curators Alexis and Andrew on Kim Philby

Show notes: Alexis Albion joins Andrew Hammond to discuss Kim Philby using some of his personal belongings as prompts. This episode on the Soviet mole inside MI6 coincides with SPY’s 20th Anniversary.

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Ep 547 | 7.12.22

“Dealing with Russia” – A Conversation with Counterintelligence Legend Jim Olson

Jim Olson joins Andrew Hammond to discuss Putin and Russia. He had a 31-year career with the CIA including a tour in Moscow.

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Andrew Hammond
Andrew Hammond, Ph.D. is Historian & Curator at the International Spy Museum, home of the world's preeminent collection of intelligence-related artifacts. Previous chapters have included seven years in the RAF, Public Humanities at the 9/11 Museum in NYC, Fellowships here, there, and everywhere, and academia. He is author of the forthcoming book: "Struggles for Freedom": Afghanistan & US Foreign Policy Since 1979. He loves bialys.
Schedule: Tuesdays
Credits: Co-Producers Mike Mincey and Memphis Vaughn III; Writer, Researcher, Editor & Executive Producer Andrew Hammond.
Creator: International Spy Museum
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