A few things online that caught my attention this week:
LA Review of Books vs. New Review of Books
Jackson Lears and science
Teaching Atlantic history
College and working class youth
Randall Stephens reviews Kate Bowler, Blessed:A History of the American Prosperity Gospel
E.J. Dionne on the way religion challenges both Left and Right
A conversation with the 2012 National Humanities medalists
Kyle Roberts reviews Catherine Brekus, Sarah Osborn's World
Who ruined the humanities?
An oral history of the March on Washington
Adam Kirsch reviews Sheryl Kaskowitz, God Bless America: The Surprising History of an Iconic Song
The demise of used bookstores
Ed Ayers on the future of digital scholarship
Apparitions in late 19th century America
Why the best professors should be teaching first-year students.