Sunday, June 22, 2014

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:

John Turner reviews Randall Balmer, Redeemer: The Life of Jimmy Carter

Grab a couch, watch the match

The great Calvinist awakening

John Judis remembers American historian Martin Sklar

School prayer

Writing institutional history

Worlds of the 17th-century Hudson Valley

David Brat and experts

Rural high schools

Christopher Dickey reviews Michael Korda's Clouds of Glory: The Life and Legend of Robert E. Lee

Goodbye "Deep Throat" parking garage

A Pietist view of Christian scholarship here and here and here

Pope excommunicates mafia leader

Sylvester Johnson on Christian nationalism

Tony Horwitz on digital publishing

Students are horrible

Too big to teach