Sunday, January 12, 2014

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Eric Foner on teaching history and other topics

Tenured Radical has "fun with the humanities"

Blogs in the classroom

Fergus Bordewich reviews Billy Smith, Ship of Death: A Voyage That Changed the Atlantic World

Inventing the social network

Russell Jacoby on the New York Review of Books

Catholics, science, and wonder

The idea of a Christian college

Traditional publishing or self-publishing?

Garry Wills on Joe Scarborough and the GOP

Thomas Jefferson for kids 

Call for Papers: Conference on Faith and History

What Historiann saw at the AHA

Using Google Magazines in the classroom

The relevance of humanities scholarship