Sunday, September 7, 2014

Sunday Night Odds and Ends

A few things online that caught my attention this week:


"All blacks in his book are victims, almost all the whites villains."  And here.

Ed Baptist on why we still lie about slavery

Sean Wilentz on the letters of Arthur Schlesinger Jr. and C. Vann Woodward

Hazing rituals at 18th century Harvard

James Rada Jr. reviews Tim Grove, A Grizzly in the Mail and Other Adventures in American History

Long syllabi

Hell and America

Organization of American Historians supports new AP standards.  So does the AHA

The responsibility of intellectuals

History job openings are falling

Collecting bits of history, such as pieces of wood

Report from a conference on global evangelicalism

50 years of AP U.S. History

Walking, thinking, and writing

Why I missed class today

Bill Gates and "Big History"

Biblical counseling vs. psychology