Sunday, August 11, 2013

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:


Cutting pages from your book manuscript

Proceedings of the 3rd Biennial Conference on Religion and American Culture

David Reynolds reviews Brenda Wineapple, Ecstatic Nation: Confidence, Crisis, and Compromise
John Gillis and seashore   

Editing Isaac Watts for American audiences

Jonathan Den Hartog reviews Eric R. Schlereth, An Age of Infidels: The Politics of Religious Controversy in the Early United States

Thomas Jefferson on the plight of Native Americans

Stanley Hauerwas on parish life and place

Mitch Daniels-Howard Zinn roundup

Wrecking Ball tour wrap-up 

Apparently only 4 professors have criticized David Barton's The Jefferson Lies.'

Martin Marty remembers Robert Bellah

In search of Boston loyalists

Andrew Delbanco reviews several books on Lincoln and slavery

Michael Brown's African-Atlantic Cultures and the South Carolina Low Country wins 2013 Albert J. Raboteau Prize.

Ta-Nehisi Coates on "fat people" in Paris

The Junto on Edmund Morgan