A few things online that caught my attention this week:
The Humanities Indicators
"Dancing in the Dark" in Oakland
Cracking the Roger Williams code
Sean Wilentz's history of Columbia Records
Historical thinking and historical films
Florida historians vs. Florida's governor
Mapping American writers
What to do about history students who won't read
Congratulations Dr. Janine Giordano Drake!
MOOCs and liberal arts colleges
Jon Meacham on Thomas Jefferson, socializing, and politics.
Tips for academic writers
Paul Finkelman on "The Monster of Monticello." Also check out Boston 1775 here and here and here.
On building a writing platform
1640 Bay Psalm Book for sale
Wallace Best reviews Ed Blum and Paul Harvey, The Color of Christ
Is Obama turning the oval office into a man cave?
Rick Majerus will be missed