Sunday, January 6, 2013

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online (non-AHA conference) that caught my attention this week:

The Bob Dylan of the 19th century

Religion and the 113th Congress

The Philadelphia Female Anti-Slavery Society and the Emancipation Proclamation

Isaac Newton's list of sins

Tim Lacy on Howard Zinn

Michael Hattem reviews Assassin's Creed III

Charles Mann reviews Bernard Bailyn, The Barbarous Years: The Peopling of British North America: The Conflicts of Civilization, 1600-1675

Missing a lecture from the "most significant historian of early medieval Europe under the age of 60 anywhere in the world."

J.L. Bell reviews the latest issue of the Massachusetts Historical Review

Christianity Today book awards

Sider Institute Conference focuses on Brethren-in-Christ history

Program for the annual meeting of the National Council for Public History

The new Civil War

Christopher Krebs reviews Maria Wyke, Caesar in the USA