Every week, the Proceedings Podcast covers a wide range of topics and brings the pages of Proceedings and Naval History to life.  


Join the Naval Institute's Director of Outreach and Marketing, Ward Carroll, Editor-in-Chief of Proceedings, Bill Hamblet, and Deputy Editor-in-Chief Bill Bray as they host a variety of Proceedings authors and naval leaders “in the know” to discuss issues facing the Sea Services, explore the latest trending topics and stories from USNI News, and interview Naval Institute Press authors. 


Whether you're a history major at the U.S. Naval Academy, or you just want to broaden your knowledge base, the best Naval History editions sponsored by the William M. Wood foundation are great for anyone looking to add naval history to their media diet. Join Naval History Editor-in-Chief Eric Mills and Ward Carroll as they dive into Naval History articles, offer first-person accounts, and discuss well known and not so well known events in naval history to help inform opinions by understanding naval historical context.


Proceedings Podcast Ep. 285: Gorbachev And Reagan

02 September 2022

Benjamin Griffin, author of Reagan’s War Stories: A Cold War Presidency, talks about the late Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev and his relationship with U.S. President Ronald Reagan.

Proceedings Podcast Ep. 284: The Annapolis Spies Of World War I

02 September 2022

Adam Minakowski, Assistant Archivist in Special Collections & Archives at the U.S. Naval Academy’s Nimitz Library, delves into the bizarre case of a midshipman, his mother, suspicious goings-on, and the threat of wartime espionage, in “The Annapolis Spies of World War I.”