A few things online that caught my attention this week:
Chris Gehrz on Christian Piatt's attempt to rank Christian blogs.
Joseph Adelman on teaching native American history with objects.
Jonathan Den Hartog on reading Peter Brown
American folklore circa 1946
Turning points in American church history?
Former First Things editor Joseph "Jody" Bottom backs gay marriage. The First Things response.
An economic case for saving the humanities.
Defending Howard Zinn
Saturday Night Live auditions
Remembering the March on Washington
History does not answer every problem
Baldblogger continues his 95 theses for Christian racial & ethnic unity.
How to become a writer
B.D. McClay on what to do with a liberal education.
Jimmy Connors in the New York Times Magazine.
Who spoke at the March on Washington?
Slaves on Long Island: A review of Mac Griswold's The Manor: Three Centuries at a Slave Plantation on Long Island.