A few things online that caught my attention this week:
Siva Vaidhyanathan on the call to academia
Happy birthday Digital Public Library of America!
Ted Widmer on commemorating the War of 1812
Fred Siegel reviews George Marsden, The Twilight of the American Enlightenment: The 1950s and the Crisis of Liberal Belief. Molly Worthen reviews it here.
Was Britishness a Scottish invention?
Was Thomas Jefferson a closet Muslim?
Jon Rowe on John Ragosta on Thomas Jefferson on religious freedom
Virgina Stem Owens visits the National Museum of Funeral History
Research fellows at Massachusetts Historical Society
Aaron Sheehan-Dean on the end of the Civil War
Peer review and digital scholarship
Stephen Colbert: Catholic
Kevin Levin on the Organization of American Historian's new publication: The American Historian
Tim Grove talks about his new book, A Grizzly in the Mail and Other Adventures in American History
Warren Throckmorton on being a David Barton watchdog