Sunday, March 23, 2014

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

Fact checking Jon Stewart and Andrew Napolitano

Scholarship and public policy

Teaching old-time radio

Was Narcissus a narcissist?

Preserving the Field of Dreams

Small towns

Noam Chomsky on business models at American universities

Public libraries

Molly Worthern reviews George Marsden, The Twilight of the American Enlightenment

The new Historically Speaking is here.

Steven Miller discusses his new book: The Age of Evangelicalism

Barack Obama and Catholicism

Nondenominationalism

Teaching local history 

Paul Griffiths on the Catholicism of Richard Rodriguez

Inventing the teenager

The chain of revivalism