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The April 4 webinar, “History Behind the Headlines: Presidential Records Act” will re-air on Saturday, May 13, at 7:30 p.m. ET on C-SPAN2. This event, organized by the AHA and the Society of American Archivists, brought together four leading scholars to put recent events surrounding presidential records in historical context. The webinar was moderated by Peniel E. Joseph (Univ. of Texas, Austin) and included panelists Nicole Hemmer (Vanderbilt Univ.), Timothy Naftali (New York Univ.), and Trudy Huskamp Peterson (former acting archivist of the United States).