A few things online that caught our attention this week:
Greg Grandin reviews Richard Dunn, A Tale of Two Plantations: Slave Life and Labor in Jamaica and Virginia.
Boston in 1915
Teaching American history to lower income adults
Eugene McCarraher on Terry Eagleton
Humanities saves lives
Are Italian-American immigrants unique?
Mario Cuomo's finest moment
Faith and staying put
Peter Lewis reviews Sven Beckert, Empire of Cotton: A Global History. Adam Hochschild reviews it here.
Homesick for Cuba
Jonathan Rauch reviews Heather Richardson, To Make Men Free: A History of the Republican Party
The racial divide between white and black evangelicals
Historiann on gender and best-selling history books
What do historians have to do to survive
Christians and historical cherry-picking
Religious history syllabi]