A few things online that caught my attention this week:
What is the "public" in "public intellectual?"
Boston 1775 on seeing the "whites of their eyes"
Eric Herschtal reviews David Brion Davis's The Problem of Slavery in the Age of Emancipation
Evangelicals and immigration reform
Call for Papers: American Society of Church History
The origins of the selfie
George Marsden on Ronald Reagan's "Christian revolt"
Trouble at Patrick Henry College
Why hipster Christianity is not cool
The sex lives of the founding fathers
The decline of the revival
In case you haven't seen this yet
What to expect from the Library of America
Andrew Seal on Nicholas Kristof on public intellectuals
Dead Poets Society and the humanities
Museums and the free world